Posted by Horst Graebner (188.8.131.52) on June 03, 2021 at 16:07:58:
In Reply to: Help identifying a woodblock? posted by Angus on June 02, 2021 at 21:09:17:
The print is by Kunisada I, here signing „Gototei Kunisada ga“. It’s part of a kabuki multisheet composition (I don’t know the other sheets). Depicted is the actor Seki Sanjūrō II and a bunraku puppeteer, role name unread, play unidentified. Publisher is “Daikokuya“ (an unidentified publisher); date c. 1830/35.
The data here are correct: https://www.jacksonarts.com/Pages/Kunisada_Sanjuro_Puppet.htm
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