///Utagawa Kunisada. Fan print. A woman is coming down the taikobashi, facing Kameido Tenjin shrine. Circa 1850.

Utagawa Kunisada. Fan print. A woman is coming down the taikobashi, facing Kameido Tenjin shrine. Circa 1850.

Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese: 歌川 国貞; also known as Utagawa Toyokuni III (三代歌川豊国); 1786 – 12 January 1865).

A woman is coming down the half-moon shaped bridge taikobashi, facing Kameido Tenjin shrine. She is walking on the female bridge, onnabashi. She seems dressed for festivities, and is tucking a packet into her kimono.

Uchiwa-e, or untrimmed fan print.

Publisher: Iseya Sôemon. Date: 1847-52.

Censor’s seals: Hama & Magome (1847-52).

Signed: Toyokuni ga.

SKU: SVJ-0219 Category:

Additional information

Country

Japan

Period

19 AD, Edo

Artist

Utagawa Kunisada

Theme

Bijinga

Media

Colour, Ink, Paper, Woodblock print

Size

Fan

Collection

Japanese prints and paintings

Publisher

Iseya Soemon

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