Nakamura Shikan V, 1868

by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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Nakamura Shikan V, 1868 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Nakamura Shikan V, 1868

Comments - Handsome kabuki portrait of Nakamura Shikan V, grinning happily as he looks up. He wears an intricately patterned blue and white vest over a black kimono and red under robe, a folded fan extending from beneath one of his sleeves. His garments bear the crossed scroll crest of the Nakamura line of actors. Nicely detailed with fine line work in the hair and soft shading in the background.

Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 3/4" + margins as shown

Condition - Good detail. Backed with paper.

Nakamura Shikan V, 1868 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Nakamura Shikan V, 1868 by Kunichika (1835 - 1900)

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