by Yoshitaki (1841 - 1899)
Osaka Prints - Produced in the Kansai region, including
Distinctly different artistic styles also emerged in Edo and
Much like the style of the prints, the demand for ukiyo-e in the cities of
Comments - Rare, six-panel kabuki scene of two triptychs3 featuring figures set against a colorful background with a red sky with a white border of gourds and motifs running across the top, and blue-violet clouds shaded to white and green. The figure at right is the Thunder God Raijin, hopping on one foot and waving his drumstick, a ring of small drums encircling his head. A rectangular inset next to him shows a monk with prayer beads. Nicely detailed with lacquer on the black obi and black kimono trim.
Artist - Yoshitaki (1841 - 1899)
Image Size - 9 1/4" x 42 1/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Six separate panels, one backed with paper. Slight soiling. Please see photos for details. Good overall.
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