Original 1853 Kunisada Woodblock Print The Gambler
A rare 1853 Oban size Original Kunisada Woodblock Print titled The Gambler. The Seal identifies that it was printed in March, KAEI 6th year 1853.
Beautifully rendered and printed and in excellent condition overall. Some minor dirt smudges given its age.
Titled “Gambler” from the famous Kabuki play “Hachiman matsuri Yomiya no Nigiwai”. A commemorative portrait of Actor Kawarazaki Gonjuro 1st as IZUYA Yosaburo also known as KIRARE no Yosaburo (Gambler). Performed at the Nakamura in 1853.
Print dimensions 36.2 cm Height and 25.5 cm Width.
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Also available framed for local pickup. Please contact us for a quote for the fully framed artwork.
Kunisada I, Toyokuni III