Hiroaki: Musicians By Night (Sold)

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Artist: Takahashi Hiroaki (Shôtei) 高橋松亭 弘明
Title: Singers of Popular Songs
Date: 1925-35

Singers of Popular Songs. Small but evocative scene of a man singing popular songs, with a woman accompanying him on the shamisen. They would seem to be in Kyoto, but they definitely seem to be from an earlier, nearly bygone, era.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: 19 x 12,8 cm
Publisher: Watanabe Shôzaburô
Seal: Shotei  
Lit: Shimizu, Hisao, Syotei (Hiroaki) Takahashi: His Life and Works, 2005,

number 260, page 57.