Toyohara Kunichika


A Related Watching the Shape of the Moon
(Sono yukari tsuki no sugata mi)

each sheet signed Kunichika ga with artist's Toshidama seal, carver's seal of Katada Chojiro, publisher's seal To, Enhiko (Enshuya Hikobei), and censor's date seal Ushi-go, aratame (year of the ox [1865], fifth month, approved)

oban tate-e triptych 14 5/8 by 29 1/4 in., 37.1 by 74.2 cm

Andreas Marks, Genji's World in Japanese Woodblock Prints, 2012, Appendix I, p. 259, G066

(inv. no. 10-5348)

price: $1,600


Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm preferably for no more than two individuals at a time.
Visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at their discretion.

site last updated
March 21, 2023

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475