Oban print of kabuki actor in the lineage of Nakamura

PBA Galleries

PBA Galleries

2015-11-02 12:15:55

Lot 285: Author: Kunisada. Title: Kabuki actor in the lineage of Nakamura. Place Published: (Japan). Publisher: Fujioka-ya. Date Published: c. 1840s-1860s. Description: 35x23 cm (133/49") color print. Oban print of a kabuki actor. The artist, Kunisada, was a prolific member of the Utagawa school, known for his sumo wrestler portraits as well as his portraits of actors. Condition: Some staining in corners, wear to paper; fair. PBA Galleries' Rare Books & Manuscripts Sunday, 1st November 2015 Estimate: $100-$150
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