Kunisada Sumo triptych

Sumo wrestlers Shiranui Dakuemon and Waniishi Bunzo
Oban triptych


Japanese Print Description

KUNISADA (1786-1865)

Sumo Wrestlers Waniishi Bunzo (left) and Shiranui Dakuemon (rt)
Publisher:  Yamaguchiya Tobei
C 1840

Oban Triptych.  Edges a little ratty and some slight dirt. Light overall wrinkling

Shiranui Dakuemon would be the sumo Grand Champion 1842-44
This would be one of the very first Sumo triptychs to not compartmentalize the figures in the 3 sheets.




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