Kunisada (Triptych)
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The Serpent

Artist: Kunisada (Triptych)
Date: 1858
Size/Format: Oban triptych, each sheet 14 by 9.5 inches
Description: A battle with a giant snake featuring Minamoto no Yorimitsu, or Raiko (944-1104), who according to legend, was supposed to have rid Japan of many perilous demons. Nakamura Fukusuke I as Minamoto no Raiko(right), Ichikawa Ichizo III as Hakamadare Yasusuke (centre) and Kawarazaki Gonjuro I as Usui Sadamitsu (left)
Condition: Fine
Impression: Fine
Price: (SOLD)


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