Classic Fuji Arts | Switch to the New Fuji Arts Site!

Fuji Arts Japanese Prints
 Advanced Search
 Contact Us Help Register Login 
 
 
Home Meet Fuji Arts Tour Our Office Contact Us
Shop Fixed Price Shop Standard Auctions
Child Emperor Antoku by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Item Number: 894258

Mail this auction to a friend You must be signed in to add items to your watchlist
Auction Type: Standard Auction
Auction Category: Meiji Era, 1868 - 1912
Item Number: 894258
 
Item Closed


Child Emperor Antoku by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Original Kunisada III (1848 - 1920) Japanese Woodblock Print
Child Emperor Antoku

Comments - Intriguing kabuki scene of a nobleman holding the child Emperor Antoku on his shoulder as he addresses a group of daimyo and samurai. The nobleman wears formal court dress and a court cap, his black robe beautifully burnished with a geometric pattern. A monk sits at left beside a small offering tray holding a scroll. The bearded warrior at left seems quite agitated, gesturing with his fan, his hat knocked to the floor. A fine altar behind the group is decorated with vases of lotus blossoms and other vessels, and draped with colorful cloth. A handsome triptych with fine detail in the figures and soft shading in the drapery overhead.

Artist - Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)
Image Size - 28" x 14 1/4"
Condition - With excellent color and detail. Three separate panels. Some toning at edges. A couple light creases in subject. Some minor ink offsetting. Please see photos for details. Good overall.


Child Emperor Antoku by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Child Emperor Antoku by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Auction Rules and Guidelines
This Auction Falls Under Our Standard Auction Rules and Guidelines
If you are a new bidder, please read the Rules and Guidelines page before bidding.
shipping info  |  privacy policy  |  help  |  contact
 
320 S. Main St., Suite B
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
734.994.3335
classic.fujiarts.com
© 2016 Fuji Arts. All Rights Reserved