|Artist||Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III) (1786-1865)|
|Published||Yamashiroya Jinbei, 1843-47 (Tenpô 14 - Kôka4)|
|Dimensions||Vertical ôban diptyck (kakemono-e)|
Series: Atsurae ori jisei knonmi: Fabrics to Order in Current Taste
Signed: Ôju Kunisada aratame Nidai Toyokuni ga
Censor seal: Yoshumura
A rare and beautiful kakemono by Kunisada depicting a woman wearing a fashionable kimono playing with cat. This triptych has been laid to a scroll which is a traditional method of displaying this format of woodbock print.
Condition: Some toning to image and light overall creasing.