Yoshitaki Utagawa, Kabuki Play, Megumi Soga Homare no Fujiyama
Artist: Yoshitaki Utagawa (1841-1899)
Title: Kabuki Play - Megumi Soga Homare no Fujiyama
Publisher: Honya Yasubei
Size: (FL) 18.0 x 24.7, (L) 17.7 x 24.8, (CL) 17.8 x 24.7, (CR) 17.7 x 24.9, (R) 17.8 x 25.0, (FR) 17.6 x 24.7 cm
Original Japanese woodblock print.
|Artist Name||Yoshitaki Utagawa|
|Title||Kabuki Play - Megumi Soga Homare no Fujiyama|
|Subject||Kabuki Theatre, Kamigata-e/Osaka-e|
|Dimensions||(FL) 18.0 x 24.7, (L) 17.7 x 24.8, (CL) 17.8 x 24.7, (CR) 17.7 x 24.9, (R) 17.8 x 25.0, (FR) 17.6 x 24.7 cm|
|Condition Report||Slightly trimmed, some wrinkles, minor stains, some colour running, some paper residue on the back.|
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.