Utagawa Kunisada (歌川 国貞, Japanese, 1786 – 1865, also known as Utagawa Toyokuni III (三代歌川豊国)
Untitled (plate 9), circa 1850
Woodblock on paper
Signed in block to the lower right
Pulled from Magic Lantern Slides of That Romantic Purple Figure (Sono sugata yukari no utsushi-e)
Published by Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô)
- slight toning to paper; scratches to the frame particularly across the upper edge.
- measures frame; visible image measures 13.0" W x 8.5" H.