'Courtesan carrying a robe with Dragon cartouche under cascading embossed Cherry Blossoms'

This original woodblock print depicts a Courtesan attired in a regal dress and headpiece.  She is carrying a robe, which is adorned with a Dragon motif.  This print was produced c1830-1840, and we believe it to be original to the period.  It is signed 'Kochoro Kunisada Ga', an 1830s mark by Kunisada, and it bears the appropriate seals to the period, including its publisher and censor seals.  It is in remarkable condition given its age, and it is handsomely matted and framed. The print sight size is 14" x 10", and the frame measures 22" x 17". P4528 

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865) 'Courtesan carrying a robe with Dragon Cartouche'