Kunichika

Toyohara Kunichika

1835-1900

Fifty-Four Modern Feelings (Matched with the Fifty-Four Chapters of Genji): Chapter 24: Butterflies
(Genji gojuyonjo: dai nijuyon go, Kocho)

signed Toyohara Kunichika hitsu, the date on the left-hand margin, on todoke Meiji - nen - getsu - nichi (respectfully reporting Meiji - year - month - day) followed by the address of the publisher, Hongin-cho, Ni-chome, Juni banchi (Hongin [Ginza] area, 2nd town, 12th district), his name, Takegawa Seikichi, and the carver's mark Hori Gin, ca. 1884

oban tate-e 14 1/8 by 9 1/2 in., 36 by 24.1 cm

price: $475

kikumon

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site last updated
October 14, 2021

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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