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Original Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864) Japanese Woodblock Print
The Beauty Ofuji with a Well Bucket, 1856
Comments - Interesting kabuki scene of the beauty Ofuji kneeling on the ground beside a well, holding the bucket above her head as someone tugs on the end of her tie-dyed obi. She smiles slightly as she looks up out of the corners of her eyes, dressed in a boldly patterned red and blue kimono. Behind her, a doorway in a black fence leads to a garden with stepping stones. A handsome design with an expressive figure.
Artist - Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864) Image Size - 14 3/8" x 9 7/8" + margins as shown Condition - This print with good detail as shown. Horizontal folds. Slight toning and creasing. Please see photos for details.