|TADAMASA, Ueno (1904-1970)||
From the series: Kumadori juhachi-ban
('Eighteen kabuki make-ups')
- Make-up for an actor in the role of the Earth Spider -
Artist' seal: Tadamasa, with the artist's seal
Publisher's seal: Watanabe
Date: c. 1940
Size: oban tate-e (c. 40 x 27.5 cms / c. 15" x 10")
EXCELLENT impression and color. - MINT.
With black color areas overprinted with gray color tones and
black lacquer, also highlighted by the use of silver 'mica',
applied to the spider's web on the actor's costume, - see
detail pic next page. - Two small paper hinges au verso.
ref. no.: #732880
Price: € 680.00
|From the series Kumadori Juhachi-ban ('Eighteen Kabuki Make-ups'), which shows examples of kumadori (theatrical facial make-ups in Kabuki). This print demonstrates the make-up of an actor in the role of the Earth Spider.|