Shunkan Shima Monogatari: Nakamura Shikan IV as Shunkan, 1863 - Great kabuki portrait of Nakamura Shikan IV as the samurai Shunkan, who was exiled to the island of Kikai for plotting against the Taira leader, Kiyomori. He clenches a fist before him, a tight-lipped frown on his face. His outer robe features panels of swirling clouds against deep blue skies along with a geometric print, one sleeve pushed down to reveal a light blue robe with an allover embossed pattern. A handsome design from a rarely seen series depicting Nakamura Shikan IV in ten different roles.
Artist - Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864)
Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. A few repairs, creasing throughout. Please see photos for details.
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