Original Ota Masamitsu (1892 - 1975) Japanese Woodblock Print
Nakamura Utaemon as Yatsuhashi, 1954
Series; Leading Figures of the Modern Stage in Their Most Famous Roles, circa 1955
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Leading Figures of the Modern Stage in Their Most Famous Roles - The first edition release of the "Leading Figures of the Modern Stage in their Most Famous Roles" series was limited to 200 prints. Each impression features an embossed number in the lower right corner of the margin. This print is also accompanied by a text sheet in Japanese (see below). It features beautiful embossed details on the kimono and obi, and a subtle burnished geometric pattern on the light pink collar, both deluxe printing techniques. A wonderful opportunity to collect a first edition design from this handsome series.
- 134 (of 200), embossed in lower right margin
Artist - Ota Masamitsu (1892 - 1975)
Image Size - 14 3/4" x 10" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Toning, a few creases at edges. Please see photos for details.