Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada, Fuchu

Attributed to Utagawa Kunisada, Toyokuni III, 1786-1865

Comparison of Flowers of the Stations: Fuchu
(Iro Kurabe Hana No Miyakoji: Fuchu)

a courtesan resplendent in layers of red silk and brocades and ornamented with several hair combs mounts a man in a blue striped robe, from their second floor window they have a view of a busy street visible through an open window, with blind printing on their legs and his robe, ca. 1840s

koban yoko-e 3 1/2 by 4 3/4 in., 9 by 12.2 cm



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Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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