1797-1861
Cat Witch, Cat Spectre and Dancing Cats
Date: 1847
Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido, Okazaki. Very rare design of a scene from the kabuki play “Onoe Kikugoro ichidai banashi” performed at the Ichimuraya theater in the 7th month of 1847.The visage of the giant cat-spirit appears from behind the damaged screen, eyes yellow and glaring. The cat witch, holding the baby of Osode., looks up in surprise at Itto, who lifts his head covering to glare at her.
Publisher: Ezakiya Kichibei
Size: ôban
Signed:
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Some trimming top and right side and center fold and minor repairs and tiny wormage.
Inventory Number: KUY457
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Ukiyo-e
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