Original Kunichika (1835 - 1900) Japanese Woodblock Print
Onoe Tamizo II, 1879
Series; Stories of Famous Actors
Onoe Tamizo II, 1879 - Great kabuki portrait of Onoe Tamizo II as a wild-haired warrior, scowling angrily as he throws his hands out at his sides. He wears a purple vest patterned with a fierce dragon and swirling clouds. The head of a giant bird of prey rises from the bottom of the image. A bold and interesting image, nicely detailed.
Artist - Kunichika (1835 - 1900)
Image Size - 13 3/4" x 9 1/2"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Backed with paper. Wormhole, repaired. Slight soiling, a couple spots and creases. Please see photos for details.