Kunisada (Toyokuni III)

Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)


Flowers and Birds: Genji and His Companions Sharing a Boat
(Hana ni tori noriai Genji)

signed Toyokuni ga within artist's Toshidama cartouche, publisher's seal Kichi, Ryogoku, Kagaya (Kagaya Kichibei of Seiseido), censor seal Hitsuji-hachi, aratame (examined, year of the goat [1859], 8th month)

oban tate-e triptych 29 3/4 by 14 1/8 in., 75.6 by 36 cm

Andreas Marks, Genji's World in Japanese Woodblock Prints, 20012, Appendix 1, p. 264, G261

price: $1,500


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site last updated
May 25, 2023

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
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