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Actor Ichikawa Ebizo V as Musashibo Benkei - Utagawa  Kunisada (Toyokuni III) prints

Actor Ichikawa Ebizo V as Musashibo Benkei

By Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)

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Actor Ichikawa Ebizo V as Musashibo Benkei - Utagawa  Kunisada (Toyokuni III) print

Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)
1852

Contact Scholten Japanese Art about Actor Ichikawa Ebizo V as Musashibo Benkei By Utagawa Kunisada (Toyokuni III)

Date: 1852

Medium: woodcut/woodblock/ukiyo-e, woodblock

Edition size: n/a

Sheet size: 36.5 by 25.2 cm

Condition: excellent

Signature: signed

Price: $650 (excl. taxes)

Description:

signed Ichiyosai Toyokuni ga with artist's red Tama seal, with publisher's seal Kagayasu (Kagaya Yasubei), carver's seal Horiko Yoshi to, censor's seals Hama and Magome, and date seal Ne-kyu (year of the rat [1852], 9th month)

oban tate-e 14 3/8 by 9 7/8 in., 36.5 by 25.2 cm

Ichikawa Ebizo V (Ichikawa Danjuro VII, 1791-1859) is in the beloved role of Musashibo Benkei from the Kanchincho (The Subscription List) staged along with the featured play, Ichinotani Futaba Gunki (The Chronicle of the Battle of Ichinotani) during the 9th month of 1852 at the Kawarazaki Theater.

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