KUNICHIKA (1835-1900)

Ichikawa Danjuro IX as Kibidaijin
Signed: Kunichika hitsu
Series: 100 Roles of Danjuro IX
Publisher: Fukuda Kumajiro
1898/3

Very good impression and colors. Album backing. Mica and gaufrage effects.

$300

Kibi Daijin is part of the grouping of plays known as the Shin Kabuki Juhachiban. This compilation was created by Danjuro IX as an addendum to the previously formed Kabuki Juhachiban.   Although Juhachiban really means “18” the Kabuki Juhachiban was such an iconic title/grouping that it was used here by Danjuro IX to mean “best”.  These 2 lists can almost be considered a cornerstone of the modern Kabuki. 



To Purchase

Prints | Catalogs | Information | Contact Us



Copyright 2014 - Jackson Arts Ltd. - All Rights Reserved
Site Designed and Hosted by Stuart Jackson Gallery Fine Japanese Prints