Katsukawa Shunei (1762-1819)
Late 18th century
Three hosoban woodblock prints, forming a triptych depicting the actors Sawamura Sojuro III (left), Segawa Kikunojo III (centre) as a courtesan and Kataoka Nizaemon VII (right), standing before a verandah, an open shoji window on the left through which Autumnal foliage can be seen, as well as a screen painted with bamboo, shown on the right, all in unidentified roles and productions, each sheet with publisher's mark of Enomotoya Kichibe or Izutsu Shokichi; signed Shunei ga. Each sheet approx. 33cm x 15cm (13in x 5 7/8in). (3).