KUNISADA (1786-1865). Three ladies. (Sold)
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
Subject: Three ladies on a boat in the parody of the Dan-no-ura battle.
Title: Mitate musume Dan-no-ura
Signature: Kunisada aratame Toyokuni ga (on right sheet), Kōchōrō Toyokuni ga (on centre sheet), Ôju Kōchō Toyokuni ga (on left sheet).
Date: ca. 1844 when Kunisada changed his name in Toyokuni.
Publisher: Kogaya Katsugorō
Size: Trittico oban tate-e, 35,5x75 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print.
Literature: Another example is illustrated in Seikado Bunko Library, Utagawa Kunisada: bijinga o chūshin, Tōkyō 1996, n. 111
Remarks: Another impression is in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, n. 11.43609 a-c.
Conditions: Very good impression and colour, some repairs otherwise in general good condition.
Item no: B 139
Price: Euro 1850