Posted by Horst Graebner (22.214.171.124) on April 30, 2021 at 19:11:31:
In Reply to: Old woodblock found, can’t find image / posted by Colby Lepore on April 30, 2021 at 17:29:52:
Your print is a reproduction of a kabuki triptych by Kunisada I, here signing “Ichiyōsai hinashi Toyokuni ga“. It belongs to a series “Great flourishing plays“ (Dai shibai hanei no uchi - 大芝居繁栄之図), here a performance of the play “Sugawara denju tenarai kagami“ is shown. Publisher was Nōshūya Yasubei, date 6/1859.
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