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Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Kabukie - Original Woodcut by Utagawa Kuniyoshi - 1850


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Kabukie is an original modern artwork realized by Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798 – 1861) in the half of the 19th Century. Original woodcut print on paper. Oban from a triptych, around 1840. The actor Ichikawa Uzaemon in the role of a young courtier on stage. He holds a fan between his teeth and wears a wide pink hakama under wich he hides a lacquer container. Signed in plate. Publisher: Soshuya Yohei. Censorship: Kiwame. Excellent conditions, glued at upper corners. Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798 – 1861) was one of the last great masters of the Japanese ukiyo-e style of woodblock prints and painting. He was a member of the Utagawa school.


  • Creator
    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
  • Creation Year
  • Dimensions
    Height: 14.97 in. (38 cm)Width: 9.85 in. (25 cm)Depth: 0.04 in. (1 mm)
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  • Movement & Style
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  • Framing
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  • Condition
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  • Gallery Location
    Roma, IT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: T-1250911stDibs: LU65038984952

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