Woodblock Print: Katsukawa Shunsho’s Kabuki Actor, after Buncho

S$60.00

Woodblock Print: Katsukawa Shunsho’s Kabuki Actor, after Buncho

S$60.00

Artist: Katsukawa Shunsho

Title: Ehon Butai Ogi – Arashi Hikokichi

Date: 1770, reproduced 1917

Condition: A small print, approximately 9″ by 6″, taped to soft paper. In very good condition. Colour slightly lighter and brighter than depicted in photo. Mistakenly labelled “Buncho” at the back, although the real artist was Shunsho, and the print was originally part of Buncho’s collection.

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A small woodblock print, reproduced by hand in 1917 by Taisho.

The picture details are as follows, taken from ukiyo-e.org

Artist: Katsukawa Shunsho

Title: Ehon Butai Ogi – Arashi Hikokichi

Date: 1770.

A sheet from “Ehon Butai Ogi” (Picture Book of Kabuki Actors in Fan-prints), showing Arashi Hikokichi. This book was issued together with ippitsusai Buncho.