Posted by Guy Pepermans (126.96.36.199) on October 01, 2016 at 16:15:11:
In Reply to: Ukiyo-e of Kuniyoshi posted by EBG on September 30, 2016 at 22:31:39:
The print is signed 'Ipp˘sai Kuniyasu ga' (Utagawa Kuniyasu, 1794-1832) and depicts Nakamura Shikan (Nakamura Utaemon III, 1778-1838). Ｉｔ's part of a series of actor prints titled 'Edo jikan - yakusha tenganky˘' (Edo's pride - actors under a magnifying glass), published in 1818 by J˘shűya Jűz˘. The text on the print is written by Sanba Toranosuke (son of Shikitei Sanba.
Here is link to antoher print depicting Ichikawa Danjur˘:
Should be interesting if we could get a translation of both prints.
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