Yoshitaki, Nakai, 1841-1899

N.: Utagawa (originally Nakai) Yoshitaki. F.N. Tsunejiro. Go: Handenshakyo, Hogyoku, Ichiyosai, Ichiyotei, Ittensai, Jueido, Noriya, Satonoya, Yosui. Ukiyo-e printmaker. Pupil of Yoshiume. Worked in Edo and Osaka; a member of the Kamigata-e school. Exhibitor and prize winner at the Naikoku Kaiga Kyoshinkai. From about 1860 to 1880, the leading designer of actor prints in Osaka. His work, however, did not escape the general decline of quality in the print field that set in during the second half of the 19th century. Taken in whole, or in part from: Roberts, Laurance P. A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints, Lacquer. Weatherhill, Inc: New York. 1986.

Artwork

Autumn Grasses, Flowers and Moon Autumn Grasses, Flowers and Moon #911326 Koson, Ohara, 1877-1945 SOLD
Afternoon in the East (B) Afternoon in the East (B) #FWG18831 Nakayama, Tadashi, 1927-2014 $5,000
Swift Horse (B) Swift Horse (B) #FWG18822 Nakayama, Tadashi, 1927-2014 $1,200
Child of the Sea Child of the Sea #171279 Sekino, Jun'ichiro, 1914-1988 $600