Utagawa KUNISADA (1786-1865)



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An uncut fan print, Ryogokubashi natsu no kei, “View of Ryogoku Bridge in the Summer” from a set Hana no Edo go-ohashi, “Five Major Bridges of Edo.” Shows a beauty on the bridge with fireworks exploding above. Fireworks became so popular in the summer that the authorities had to limit them to the river. Published by Kojimaya Jubei !843-46.

 

 

Fine impression and colour. Minor soil, otherwise very good condition. Signed Kochoro Kunisada ga.

 

 

Status: Sold

 

 

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