Kunisada (Okubi-e)
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Actor Portrait

Artist: Kunisada (Okubi-e)
Date: 1862
Size/Format: Oban Tate-e (9.5ins by 14.25 ins approx.)
Description: Actor in role.
Series: Actor Portraits Past and Present
Publisher: Ebisuya Shoshichi
Condition: Some trimming to margins, principally to base. Otherwise fine.
Impression: Fine.
Notes: From the 'de-luxe' first state printing. For this series, the publisher used the finest materials, thick hosho paper and specially mixed inks. The printing quality is extraordinary and incorporates raised printing, burnishing, metallic embellishment, mica and gofun. The effect is quite breathtaking and imparts an almost three-dimensional quality to the images.
Price: (SOLD)


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