Yoshitaki Utagawa, Kabuki Actor Nakamura Komanosuke VI as Hirooka Nenojiro
Artist: Yoshitaki Utagawa (1841-1899)
Title: Actor Nakamura Komanosuke VI as Hirooka Nenojiro
Publisher: Yaoya Zensuke
Size: 18.8 x 26.4 cm
Original Japanese woodblock print.
|Artist Name||Yoshitaki Utagawa|
|Title||Actor Nakamura Komanosuke VI as Hirooka Nenojiro|
|Subject||Kabuki Theatre, Kamigata-e/Osaka-e|
|Dimensions||18.8 x 26.4 cm|
|Condition Report||Minor pigment spots on the edges.|
As a printmaker, Yoshitaki worked both in Edo and Osaka. Yoshitaki was the most prolific designer of woodblock prints in Osaka from the 1860s to the 1880s, producing more than 1,200 different prints, almost all of kabuki actors.