22 September 2004
Yanagi Buncho (Fl. ca. 1764-1801)
Six scenes from famous kabuki plays
Each signed Yanagi Buncho ga, with two seals
Six paintings mounted as a six-panel screen; ink and color on paper
46 x 19 1/8in. (116.9 x 48.5cm.) each
Azabu Museum of Arts and Crafts, Tokyo
Azabu Museum of Art, ed., Azabu bijutsukan: Shuzohin zuroku (Azabu Museum of Art: Catalogue of the collection) (Tokyo: Azabu Museum of Art, 1986), no. 34.
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The scenes include Segawa Kikunojo in Kyo kanoko musume Dojoji and Ichikawa Danjuro in Uiro uri.
Previously sold in these Rooms, 27 October, 1998, lot 138
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