Stars of The Tokyo Stage: Natori Shunsen's Kabuki Actor Prints


 

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Description

From the back cover:

Stars of the Tokyo Stage celebrates the glamor of kabuki theater amid the dynamic atmosphere of Japan in the 1920s and 30s.

Natori Shunsen's superb woodblock portraits of the superstar actors of the time are exquisitely reproduced and discussed in detail, alongside a selection of spectacular costumes from the kabuki stage. Stars of the Tokyo Stage brings together essays by experts in the fields of kabuki, printmaking, and modern Japan. It is a lavishly illustrated, entertaining, and valuable resource for anyone with an interest in Japanese art, culture, and theater.

Features

Natori Shunsen

Condition & Attributes

Fine

Creators

Natori
Shunsen

Publishing Information

Canberra
National Gallery of Australia
2012
1st
9780642334275

Physical Description

9 inches
9 inches
144 pages
over 150 color illustrations
Softcover
French wraps
English