Posted by Alec W. (184.108.40.206) on May 22, 2020 at 05:52:13:
In Reply to: Unknown artist posted by Patrik Crettaz on May 22, 2020 at 00:47:40:
The artist is Ōta Masamitsu 太田 雅光 (1892–1975). The design features a scene from the play "Kamahige" 鎌髯. The composition closely follows older designs showing the same scene; I am familiar with ones by Tadamasa Ueno, Torii Kiyotada and by Kunisada, but I imagine all borrow from an earlier design.
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