Kôgyo - Nô play SemimaruKôgyo - Nô play Semimaru
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Tsukioka Kôgyo (1869-1927)

Scene from the Nô play „Semimaru“.

Title: Semimaru

Series: Nôgaku hyakuban (One Hundred Nô Plays)

Signature: Kôgyo

Seal: Kôgyo?

Publisher: Daikokuya (Matsuki Heikichi)

Date: 1924

Size: Oban, 38 x 25,5 cm

Perfect impression and colours, printed with gold pigments and with relief printing. Verso at corners tiny remains of a former mounting. Very nice condition.

Robert Schaap / J. Thomas Rimer, The Beauty of Silence. Leiden/Boston 2010, pp 91, p 176, No 47.