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Japanese Osaka Woodblock Diptych Print. Hironobu 1860s

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Woodblock Prints: Pre 1900: Item # 1255585

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Japanese Osaka Woodblock Diptych Print by Hironobu 1860s Edo Period 14 3/8 x 7 7/8 ins. (36.5 x 20 cms) This beautifully printed design by Hironobu shows two onna-gata (players of female roles) in role. There is extensive use of metallic pigments and some embossing on the collar of the right hand figure. Condition is very good, there is a small stain on the collar of the right hand actor but no damage and no repairs. The colours are entirely un-faded. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRINTING NOT A FACSIMILE OR REPRINT