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Lot 0088 Details

  • Artist: Utagawa KUNIYOSHI (1798 - 1861)
  • Title: Kichiemon holding a pair of sandals
  • Publisher: Iseya Ichibê
  • Date: 1842-45
  • Medium: woodblock print
  • Size: Format: tate-oban (36,2 x 23,8 cm)
  • Genji kumo ukiyo-e awase– Ukiyo-e comparison of the cloudy Chapters of Genji .Censorship: gyoji aratame. Signature: Ichiyûsai Kuniyoshi ga

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi was a Japanese painter and print designer considered one of the last great masters of the ukiyo-e style during the 19th century. The genres of his work ranged from landscapes to Kabuki actors and more, and he often incorporated aspects of Western representation in his designs. The term ukiyo-e translates to "pictures of the floating world" and refers to a genre of Japanese art with a wide span of imagery such as kabuki actors, folk tales, landscapes, and even erotica. This movement was critical in forming the Western perception of Japanese art.

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  • Condition
    Good. Margins slightly trimmed
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    Utagawa Kuniyoshi Woodblock Kichiemon & Pair of Sandals

    Estimate $150 - $200Mar 27, 2018
    Starting Price $60
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #22957 in Germany
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