Ushiwakamaru Serenading Joruri


Ushiwakamaru Serenading Joruri

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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.

 

 

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