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

One Day in East Africa No. 4 One Day in East Africa No. 4 #89159906 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $900
Full Moon at Magome Full Moon at Magome #WPKH02 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 SOLD
Snowing Snowing #180376 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $1,500
Three Butterflies (Green) Three Butterflies (Green) #15198701 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 $3,000