The Butterflies

The Butterflies

Oban tate-e, 14 by 10 inches
Catalogue ID: Kunisada II g19
Artist: Kunisada II
Date: 1857
Series: Murasaki Shikibu Genji Cards
Description: Two dancers are dressed in matching kimono with butterfly wings attached. They are performing in front of a Buddhist nun who is wearing a wimple and holding a red strip of paper with Japanese writing on it. The first Japanese character reads 'flower'.
Condition: Fine
Impression: Fine

Availability: Available

£180.00