Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Woodblock, Meji era
34.8 x 22.8cm (image)
Fine printing in good condition with strong, bright colours. Framed in a thin, black gloss frame.
Kabuki portrait of a samurai looking over his shoulder with an angry grimace, a fan between his hands. He wears a brown kamishimo over a blue kimono with white bands, each featuring a crest of two arrow Metches. His tall black court cap has golden yellow antlers and his crest on it.