Man Playing a Shamisen, 1866

by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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Man Playing a Shamisen, 1866 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Man Playing a Shamisen, 1866

Comments - Handsome kabuki portrait of a man playing a shamisen, grinning somewhat evilly as he looks up. A low desk before him holds an open songbook, and coals glow red in the hibachi at right. A covered cup rests on the floor nearby. An expressive figure.

Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Image Size - 13 3/4" x 9 1/2"

Condition - Good detail. Backed with paper.

Man Playing a Shamisen, 1866 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Man Playing a Shamisen, 1866 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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