Series; Elegant Style (Keigoto)
Elegant Style (Keigoto) - Handsome design from a series of five prints featuring two kabuki actors in each print. The series title "keigoto" (elegant style) refers to a dance performance in a Noh, kabuki, or bunraku play. The expressive figures are nicely detailed, set against a plain background, often with a just a couple objects to suggest a setting. Each text block featuring the series title is surrounded with a different flowers. The series title is sometimes translated at "Kabuki Dances." The first time we've seen prints from this attractive series.
Artist - Toyokuni III/Kunisada (1786 - 1864)
Image Size - 14 1/8" x 9 7/8"
Condition - This print with nice detail as shown. A few wormholes, repaired. Please see photos for details.
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