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Artist: Utagawa Kunisada (歌川国貞) / Toyokuni III (三代豊国)

Print: Bijin and sumō stroll along Sumida River as fireworks explode over Ryōgoku Bridge

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Dates: 1818,created
Dimensions: 10.25 in,15.0 in,Overall dimensions
Medium: Japanese color woodblock print
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Signed: Kunisada ga (国貞画)
Publisher: Yamashiroya Sahei
(Marks 603 - seal 01-027)
Seal: kiwame

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Physical description:

A group of bijin and a sumo wrestler in street attire taking the cool evening air beside the Sumida River. In the background rockets are exploding above the Ryōgoku Bridge. An early, rare and interesting Kunisada design.