Utagawa KUNISADA (1786-1864)

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A triptych showing two beauties and a maidservant lighting their way with a lantern and carrying a shamisen box. The beam of light from the lantern illuminates the foreground figures and the leaping dog but leaves the background figures in silhouette. A lovely design. Another impression is illustrated in The Baur Collection, Matthi Forrer, 1994, volume 1, G266. Published by Mikawaya Seiemon, c. mid 1820s.



Fine impression and colour. Imperceptible fold, otherwise very good condition. Signed Gototei Kunisada ga.



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