Original Kuniaki II (1835 - 1888) Japanese Woodblock Print
The 47 Ronin, Act 7: The Ichiriki Teahouse in Gion
Series; Kanadehon Chushingura, 1858
The 47 Ronin, Act 7: The Ichiriki Teahouse in Gion - Great scene from the kabuki play "Kanadehon Chushingura," based on the true story of the 47 ronin. Kuniaki II's series features lively scenes full of action, with expressive figures in wonderfully detailed settings. Bordered with the ronin's traditional black and white dogtooth pattern, these handsome designs bring this classic drama to life.
Artist - Kuniaki II (1835 - 1888)
Image Size - 8 7/8" x 13 5/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. A few holes, repaired. Creasing, slight toning and soiling. Please see photos for details.