Yoshitaki Utagawa, Keisei Ama no Hagoromo, Traditional Kabuki Play
Artist: Yoshitaki Utagawa (1841-1899)
Title: Kabuki Play, Keisei Ama no Hagoromo
Publisher: No seal
Size: (L) 18.6 x 24.7, (R) 17.8 x 24.6 cm
Original Japanese woodblock print.
|Artist Name||Yoshitaki Utagawa|
|Title||Keisei Ama no Hagoromo|
|Subject||Kabuki Theatre, Kamigata-e/Osaka-e|
|Dimensions||(L) 18.6 x 24.7, (R) 17.8 x 24.6 cm|
|Condition Report||Paper residue on the back, creases.|
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.