Artist: Torii Kiyohiro
Title: Kabuki actor Arashi Otohachi and maid-servant played by Segawa Kikunojo
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Monday, 1 August 2005 Primitive Print: The Young Wakashu Artist: Kiyohiro Format: Two Colour Hosoban tate-e: 11.5" x 5.75" approx. Subject: The Kabuki actor Arashi Otohachi dressed as a wakashu walking under an open umbrella, held by a maid-servant played by Segawa Kikunojo. The actors' mon are emblazoned on the umbrella. This is the right hand panel of a famous triptych. For a complete example see the Michener Collection, Honolulu Academy of Arts. Rare. Publisher: Torii-aburo-cho, Maruya Kohei Date: early 1750's Condition: Full size. Paper toned. Laid down. Soiled, worn and toned. Restorations. Fair state. Colour: Good Impression: Very good with gauffrage