Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878

by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

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Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878 by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Original Kunisada III (1848 - 1920) Japanese Woodblock Print
Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878

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Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878 - Terrific kakemono or vertical diptych of an elegantly dressed young courtesan. She wears a red kimono patterned with lucky symbols, including a wish-fulfilling jewel, tied with a black obi depicting a fierce dragon and swirling clouds. Her hair is adorned with many floral hairpins and a large comb. A striking design nicely suited to the vertical format.

Artist - Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

Image Size - 27 5/8" x 9"

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Two attached panels, backed with paper. Creasing, slight toning, horizontal folds. Please note, due to the size, this print may be shipped rolled. Please see photos for details.

Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878 by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)
Courtesan with a Dragon Obi Kakemono, 1878 by Kunisada III (1848 - 1920)

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