Utagawa Kunisada - Japanese Artists

1786 - 1865

period: 1603-1867 Ukiyo-e (Edo Period)

At the age of fifteen years Kunisada became a pupil of Toyokuni. In the 1807 the artist produced his first illustrated book and one year after his first actor prints were published. He was successful very soon. Kunisada designed traditional ukiyo-e subjects like kabuki themes, beautiful women, historical events and few erotic prints and lanscapes In 1825 Toyokuni I had died, later in 1844 Kunisada take the name of his master: Toyokuni.

A Beauty In The Act Of  Arrange A Branch Peach In A Brazier
A beauty in the act of arrange a branch peach in a brazier
Party At Night
Party at Night
1,700 €
Totsuka Station
Totsuka Station
550 €
Moon Of The Lattice Window: Actor Onoe Kikugorô Iv As Tamagiku Of The Naka-manjiya
Moon of the lattice window: Actor Onoe Kikugorô IV as Tamagiku of the Naka-Manjiya
550 €
Nakamura Fukusuke I As Danshichi Kurobei
Nakamura Fukusuke I as Danshichi Kurobei
300 €
The Actors Iwai Kumesaburo Iii And Ichikawa Danjuro Vii, In The Roles Of Atsumori And Naozane, In The Kabuki Play Ichinotani Futaba Gunki
The actors Iwai Kumesaburo III and Ichikawa Danjuro VII, in the roles of Atsumori and Naozane, in the kabuki play Ichinotani Futaba Gunki
Onoe Kikugorō Iii As Konoshitagawa Kōsuke (l) And, By The Tail Of The Fish, Bandō Hikosaburō Iv Ashanyuya Sukeshirō (r)
Onoe Kikugorō III as Konoshitagawa Kōsuke (L) and, by the Tail of the Fish, Bandō Hikosaburō IV Ashanyuya Sukeshirō (R)
Ichikawa Danjuro Viii As Tokijiro And Bando Shuka I In The Role Of Urazato
Ichikawa Danjuro VIII as Tokijiro and Bando Shuka I in the role of Urazato
1,700 €
New acquisitions
Actors Onoe Kikugorô Iv As Kumasaka Ochô (r) And Bandô Hikosaburô V As The Female Groom (onna Mago) Ushiwaka Oyoshi (l)
Actors Onoe Kikugorô IV as Kumasaka Ochô (R) and Bandô Hikosaburô V as the female groom (Onna Mago) Ushiwaka Oyoshi (L)
A Woman With A Monkey - Okazaki
A woman with a monkey - Okazaki
1,200 €
View Of Yokkaichi
View of Yokkaichi
750 €
Arashi Kichisaburo Iii In The Role Of A Sumô Wrestler
Arashi Kichisaburo III in the role of a Sumô Wrestler
780 €
The Actors Ichikawa Danjuro Viii, Bando Shuka I And  Fujikawa Kayu Iii In The Play Genji Moyô Furisode Hinagata
The actors Ichikawa Danjuro VIII, Bando Shuka I and Fujikawa Kayu III In the play Genji Moyô Furisode Hinagata
Price on request
Actor Nakamura Utaemon Iv As The Sumoka Onigatake
Actor Nakamura Utaemon IV as the Sumoka Onigatake
780 €
Ichikawa Kodanji Iv As Danshichi Kurobei
Ichikawa Kodanji IV as Danshichi Kurobei
380 €
Five Colours Of Dyed Silk: Black, White, Red, Yellow, Green/blue
Five colours of Dyed Silk: Black, White, Red, Yellow, Green/Blue
Ichikawa Ichizo Iii In The Role Of Nitta Umejiro
Ichikawa Ichizo III in the role of Nitta Umejiro
The Actor Kawarazaki Gonjuro I As Zokushu Jiraya Riding A Giant Toad
The actor Kawarazaki Gonjuro I as Zokushu Jiraya riding a giant toad
New acquisitions
The Actors Bando Shuka I And Ichikawa Danjuro Viii In The Kabuki Play Akegarasu Hana Ni Nureginu
The actors Bando Shuka I and Ichikawa Danjuro VIII in the Kabuki play Akegarasu Hana Ni Nureginu
Danjuro Viii In The Role Of Goro Tokimune
Danjuro VIII in the role of Goro Tokimune
The Actor Sawamura Tanosuke Iii As Yufu Tsunade
The actor Sawamura Tanosuke III as Yufu Tsunade