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Toyokuni III (Kunisada)@Poem by Minamoto no Kimitada Ason,Comparisons for Thirty-six Selected Poems

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Item No A1-95-002-01
Title Poem by Minamoto no Kimitada Ason,Comparisons for Thirty-six Selected Poems
Artist Toyokuni III (Kunisada)
Date 1852
Condition Rubbing
Size 26~37.5cm
Price $320.60
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Toyokuni III (Kunisada)
1786-1864
Ukiyoe painter. Also referred to as Ichiyusai, Gototei, Gepparo, Kachoro, and others as Gago. Among the pupils of Toyokuni I, he was allowed to take over the Go of Toyokuni in 1844. His actor painting was so animated that people could feel as if looking at a stage. People called him g Toyokuni -III-(Kunisada)">Kunisada for the actor paintingh. He also showed a talent in the beauty, creating the modern women with a hunchback and a bull neck reflecting the peoplefs taste in the times. His overwhelming number of pieces showed how much he was supported by the people.