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Ueno (Torii) Tadamasa (1904-1970)

Dramatic profile portrait of a Kabuki actor in the role of Kagekiyo. Okubi-e.

Title: Kagekiyo

Series: Kabuki jûhachiban no uchi (18 Kabuki plays)

Signature: Tadamasa

Seal: Ueno

Woodcutter: Maeda Kentarô

Printer: Ono Hikojirô

Publisher: Daireisha

Date: not dated, ca. 1952

Size: Oban, 38 x 24,8 cm

Very nice impression and colours, with glossy overprint and some mica in the background. A little bit creased especially at upper margin (partly due to the printing process), otherwise very good condition.

Compare about the series: Merritt/Yamada, p 262.