Posted by Hans Olof Johansson (18.104.22.168) on November 01, 2018 at 16:29:19:
In Reply to: Re: Kunichika mystery posted by Deriaki on November 01, 2018 at 13:14:14:
Here is another version of the left panel. It's dated Meiji 36 (1903) and appears to be a memorial portrait of Ichikawa Danjûrô, who died in 1903. This would be after Kunichikas death, and in Waseda Museum it's listed as a work by an unknown artist
I don't believe that any of them was published as early as 1882. The one you found on the net seems to be from Meiji 31(1898) and may well be the oldest.
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