Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
Lot 0010
  • Artist: Ippitsusai BUNCHO (fl. 1755-90)
  • Title: The actor Suketakaya Takasuke II (1747-1818) in a fan.
  • Series: from: A Picture-book of Stage Fans ('Ehon butai ogi')
  • Publisher: Kariganeya Ihei
  • Date: 1770 (this impression of the print)
  • Medium: Woodblock print
  • Size/Format: hanshibon (c. 9.75" x 6.25")

    Genuine KABUKI & LEGEND prints. This print is from one of the two "finest of all color-printed picture books" (Jack Hillier), Ehon butai ogi ('A picture-book of Stage Fans'); this impression is from the original edition of 1770. EXTREMELY RARE.

    Reserve: $600.00

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $40.00 to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Foreign shipping rates are determined by destination.
  • Combined shipping: Please ask about combined shipping for multiple lots before bidding.
  • Location: This item ships from Germany

    Your purchase is protected:
    Photos, descriptions, and estimates were prepared with the utmost care by a fully certified expert and appraiser. All items in this sale are guaranteed authentic.

    In the rare event that the item did not conform to the lot description in the sale, Jasper52 specialists are here to help. Buyers may return the item for a full refund provided you notify Jasper52 within 5 days of receiving the item.
  • Condition

    Fine, with exceptionally well preserved colors for such an early ukiyo-e color print.

    Buyer's Premium

    • 15%

    Ippitsusai BUNCHO (fl. 1755-90) The actor Suketakaya

    Estimate $700 - $800Jun 20
    Shipping & Payment
    $40 shipping to contiguous United StatesAsk for international & combined shipping rates
    BitcoinVisaMasterCardAmerican ExpressDiscover
    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #22945
    Shop all from this seller