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Two Sumo wrestlers in street attire

Two Sumo wrestlers in street attire
by Kunisada and Gengyo

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Artist: Kunisada and Gengyo
Title: Two Sumo wrestlers in street attire
Series: Parodies of the 36 Poets 見立三十六可選
Date 1st edition?1856
Publisher 1st edition?Not Set
Publisher (this edition)?Not Set
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Oban
Format (this edition): Oban
DB artwork code: 30578
Notes (1st edition)?
Notes (this edition)?The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:

Mitate Sanjurokkasen Series

Artist: Kunisada & Gengyo
Format: Oban tate-e: 14.25" x 10"

Subject: Two Sumo wrestlers in street attire standing before rice bales. In the background a still life of two leaves by Gengyo.

Publisher: Iseya Kanekichi

Date: 1856

Condition: Fine colors. Laid down on Japanese album backing paper. Full size. Minor marks and flaws. Slightly soiled and rubbed. Album binding holes along right edge. Generally very good state of preservation.

Impression: Fine impression with gauffrage.

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