February: Benkei in the Play Kanjincho

by Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970)

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February: Benkei in the Play Kanjincho by Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970)

Original Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970) Japanese Woodblock Print
February: Benkei in the Play Kanjincho

Series; Calendar of Kabuki Roles and Actors, 1950

Tadamasa's Calendar of Kabuki Roles and Actors - Fantastic portrait by Tadamasa Ueno from a calendar series depicting actors for each month of the year. Published by Shokokusha in 1950, these bold designs feature expressive figures, the compositions often dramatically cropped to focus on the facial features and hairstyles. Rendered with handsome calligraphic strokes and attractive color, these images bring the spectacular world of kabuki to life. A rarely seen series by Tadamasa Ueno and a terrific choice for a kabuki or shin-hanga enthusiast.

Artist - Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970)

Image Size - 7 5/8" x 11" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. A few light spots. Please see photos for details.

February: Benkei in the Play Kanjincho by Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970)
February: Benkei in the Play Kanjincho by Tadamasa Ueno (1904 - 1970)

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