Sawamura Tanosuke III as Aburaya Okon, 1863

by Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)

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Sawamura Tanosuke III as Aburaya Okon, 1863 by Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)

Original Kunisada II (1823 - 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
Sawamura Tanosuke III as Aburaya Okon, 1863

Comments - Charming kabuki portrait of Sawamura Tanosuke III as the courtesan Okon of the Aburaya house. She looks up with a smile as she clasps her hands atop a long slender pipe, a mirror and tobacco set on the floor nearby. In the background, a blue curtain with a geometric pattern adds graphic impact. Nicely detailed.

Artist - Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)

Image Size - 14" x 9 3/4"

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Horizontal and vertical centerfolds. Thinning at center, holes, repaired. Creasing and wrinkling, slight toning and soiling. Please see photos for details.

Sawamura Tanosuke III as Aburaya Okon, 1863 by Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)
Sawamura Tanosuke III as Aburaya Okon, 1863 by Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)

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