Utagawa Kunisada I

Japan 1786 – 1865

Scene from a bunraku puppet theatre performance of ‘The stylish maid and love’s dappled cloth’ 1856
Collection Title: Parody of the thirty-six poetry immortals
Place made: Japan
Materials & Technique: prints, relief woodblock print, printed in colour from multiple blocks Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed Toyokuni
Dimensions: 36.0 h x 25.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Poynton Bequest 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.1530