The actor Ichikawa Kuzo III who plays the servant in Ushiwakamaru Serenading by Joruri Kunisada II 1865
An excellent Japanese Woodblock Print of 1865 created by Joruri Kunisada II (1823 - 1880) in 1865, depicts Ushiwakamaru's servant kneeling with a lantern in his hand, emblazoned with the seal of the Minamoto clan, watching cautiously.
The flowering cherry tree frames the evening sky over a fence formed by a hedge.
The actor who plays the servant is Ichikawa Kuzo III, who formed up to five generations of kabiqui actors.
Artist - Kunisada II (1823 - 1880)
Image Size - 9 3/4" x 14 1/2" / 24,80 x 36,85 cm.
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. It is a part of three separate panels. Good overall.