Yoshitoshi: Onoe Kikugorô V as the Hag of Adachi

Yoshitoshi: Onoe Kikugorô V as the Hag of Adachi

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Onoe Kikugorô V as the Hag of Adachi
Date: 1890

Half-length actor portrait of Onoe Kikugorô V as the Hag of Adachi Moor from the kabuki play “The Lonely House”. The poerm reads: ‘Through the yûgao vines, a high wind moans at the eaves’. Onoe Kikugorô was a close friend of Yoshitoshi. These late kabuki triptychs are considered some of Yoshitoshi’s most powerful designs.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: oban triptych
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Seal: Taiso; Block cutter is Hori Yû
Signature: Ôkokkeidôju Yoshitoshi ga

SKU: YOTJ120


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