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Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Item Number: 838393

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Auction Type: Standard Auction
Auction Category: Meiji Era, 1868 - 1912
Item Number: 838393
 
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Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru
Series; Taiheiki

Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru - Terrific kabuki portrait of Bando Hikosaburo as Wataru throwing a tobacco set in the air, pieces of charcoal flying out of the overturned box at upper right. He scowls angrily as he looks up, his other hand gripping a polearm. His kimono features bands of green and yellow floral print and a purple geometric pattern, worn over a red under robe with a blue collar, the sleeves tied back with a blue sash. A dynamic image with the handle of the pole arm creating a diagonal that leads the eye up across the page.

Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Image Size - 14" x 9 3/8" + left margin as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Small hole, repaired. A few small marks. Please see photos for details.


Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Bando Hikosaburo as Marubashi Wataru by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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