Katsukawa Shun'ei (1762-1819)<BR />One woodblock print
Lot 2010
Katsukawa Shun'ei (1762-1819)
One woodblock print
Sold for US$ 562 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Katsukawa Shun'ei (1762-1819)
One woodblock print
Oban tate-e; from the series Kanadehon Chushingura 3, 'Uramon', Kampei rescues Okaru from Bannai and his servants at the rear gate of the shogun's palace, signed Shun'ei ga, with kiwame and date seals (1807.6), publisher mark of Iseya Magobei, with two collector seals of Hayashi – good impression and color, some soiling, reverse with paper hinges and paper fragments along the edges
14 3/4 x 9 3/4in (37.4 x 24.8cm)


  • Two other prints from this series illustrated in The Actor's Image: Print Makers of the Katsukawa School by Timothy Clark and Osamu Ueda (The Art Institute of Chicago, 1994), figs. 709-710.
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