Re: other Kunisada print : date? other


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Posted by Horst Graebner (188.107.84.229) on July 21, 2019 at 18:37:35:

In Reply to: other Kunisada print : date? other prin posted by manuD on July 21, 2019 at 17:21:08:

The print is also a new one for my catalog. I know 9 bijin triptychs published by Nishimuraya Yohachi about 1825. None bears one and the same title, two beginns with „Totō“, two with „Edo“, one with „Naniwa“ (Ōsaka) and I’m sure that 8 of the tripytchs depict prostitutes from a certain brothel. So the cartouches give the adress of the „house“.
The unread kanji is 圖, the old writing for 図.
Because of the Naniwa print and stilistic evidence I date all the print to 1823/25.
Horst


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