The Perfumed Prince

The Perfumed Prince

Oban tate-e, 14 by 10 inches
Catalogue ID: Kunisada II g3
Artist: Kunisada II
Date: 1857
Series: Murasaki Shikibu Genji Cards
Description: Two women, busy winding silk, are turning to look at Prince Mitsuuji, who is seated writing calligraphy. The characters in the print are celebrating the "Shichiseki" or "Tanabata" festival that took place on the 7th day of the 7th month and is associated with dyeing silk and writing poetry on long strips of paper (tanzaku).
Condition: Fine
Impression: Fine

Availability: Available

£180.00