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

Evening at Itako Evening at Itako #XHKS15 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 $375
Poetry of Early Autumn Poetry of Early Autumn #240810 Yamaguchi, Gen, 1903-1976 $3,000
Bando Mitsugoro III in front of the Tama River in Chofu Bando Mitsugoro III in front of the Tama River in Chofu #FWG17808 Toyokuni I, Utagawa, 1769-1825 $1,650
Red Gate of Tokyo University Red Gate of Tokyo University #WPIT06 Takashi, Ito, 1894-1983 $300