September 19th, 2012 - 07:06 PM
Kamuro Celebrating the New Year 1791 is the most recent restoration reproduced in our gallery of vintage Japanese images . . .
"Kamuro Celebrating the New Year 1791" . . . A page from the series, Yoshiwara niwaka (Yoshiwara Blossoms), showing two Kamuro (young attendants) celebrating the Yoshiwara Niwaka festival (New Year). Both are dancing in their colorful kimonos and one plays a tsuzumi (hand-drum). From an original 18th century (1791) woodcut, Shogastu kamuro manzai, by Katsushika Hokusai. All Rights Reserved © 2012 padre art . . .
This beautiful and ancient image can be found (with hundreds more vintage woodcuts and drawings) lovingly restored and reproduced in high resolution for your pleasure, as designs for unique gift ideas at our online store, 'Padre Art Prints' . . . Kamuro Celebrating the New Year 1791