Yamauba and Kintaro

by Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)

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Yamauba and Kintaro by Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)

Original Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904) Japanese Woodblock Print
Yamauba and Kintaro

From an untitled series of horizontal kabuki portraits

Kabuki Portraits - Handsome scene from an untitled series by Yoshiiku of kabuki portraits depicting famous characters. These attractive designs are carefully drawn, with expressive faces, decorative borders or backgrounds, and lively color. Many feature deluxe embellishments, such as embossing, burnishing, or a dusting of mica. The horizontal chuban format is unusual for kabuki prints. A great choice for a kabuki enthusiast.

Special detail - Embossing on the white hair and beard and the white kimono collar and trim.

Artist - Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)

Image Size - 7 5/8" x 9 1/2" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Vertical centerfold. Slight toning, soiling, and creasing. Please see photos for details.

Yamauba and Kintaro by Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)
Yamauba and Kintaro by Yoshiiku (1833 - 1904)

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