Utagawa SADAHIDE (1807-1873)



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An uncut fan print showing a bust portrait of a courtesan. Shin Yoshiwara from a set Toto meisho zue, “Famous Places in the Eastern Capital.” The original Yoshiwara district was burned down in the great fire of Meireki in 1657 and rebuilt in the new location north of Asakusa.

 

Fine impression, colour and condition. Signed Sadahide ga.

 

Status: Sold

 

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