KUNIYOSHI  (1797-1861). Kaga no Chiyo

KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861). Kaga no Chiyo

Artist: Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
Subject: The poetess Kaga no Chiyo (1703-75) watches a flight of geese whilst sweeping autumn leaves.
Series: Kenjo hakkei (Virtuous women for the eight views)
Signature: Chōōrō Kuniyoshi ga
Date: 1843-45 ca.
Publisher: Ibaya Sensaburō
Size: Chū-tanzaku, 38,2x13 cm
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: Another impression is illustrated in Robert Schaap et al. Heroes & Ghosts Japanese prints by Kuniyoshi 1797-1861. Leiden 1998, no. 112.
Conditions: Very good impression and color. A small restored wormhole in the sky otherwise very good conditions.
Item no: B 171
Price: Euro 750
Status: Available