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Port Townsend, Washington

 

TOYOHARA KUNICHIKA

豊原国周

とよはら.くにちか

(1835-1900)

 Theme: 俳優六花撰

 Actors compared to "The Six Immortal Poets"

Actor: Nakamura Shikan IV

中村芝翫

なかむらしガン

in the role of Uraume no Outa

Role: 裏梅のお歌

Publisher:  Yorozuya Magobei of Kineidō

(The publisher's seal does not appear on this print.)

 Print Size: 14 1/8" x 9 1/2"

Date: 1873

Signed: Toyohara Kunichika hitsu

Condition:

 Good to excellent color, possibly very slight trimming,

minor holes and a small worm track over the tiger's right eye and thin album backing

There are two copies of this print in the collection of Waseda University

and another two at the Hankyu Culture Foundation.

$210.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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