Kumadori

Kunio Kaneko

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This shows a beautiful Japanese Kimono with "Kumadori "and Japanese Kanji lettering "Mai"(means dance). Kumadori" means Kabuki(stage) makeup (using exaggerated muscle and nerve lines to depict strong character).

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 6 and 1/4 inches wide by 7 and 1/4 inches tall (16 x 18.3 cm)
Image size: 4 and 5/8 inches wide by 5 and 1/2 inches tall (11.7 x 14 cm)
Sheet number: 93/150
Date: 2002
Signed: Artist signed "Kunio Kaneko" by pencil on the bottom margin.
Condition: Pristine condition. A extremely faint ink smudge on the bottom margin which is hardly noticeable unless point out and will be easily matted out.