No. 5320

絵てぬぐい「毛抜」

大城戸建雄 ¥1620

歌舞伎十八番の1つ。
主君の許嫁が髪の毛が逆立つ奇病にかかったと聞き、様子をうかがいにきた粂寺弾正。毛抜きやキセルが踊るのを見て、姫に鉄の髪飾りを付けさせ天井から磁石で吸い上げる企てを見抜く。磁石という科学的なトリックが奇抜。
大らかで非写実的な古典劇の楽しさがあり、次々に見せる見得も様式美に富む。

Art Tenugui "Kabuki “Kenuki”"

Kabuki is one of the traditional Japanese performing arts with 400 years of history. It is an all-round theatrical art consisting of drama, dance and music.
“Kenuki”, is one of the 18 famous representative Kabuki performances (Kabuki 18 ban). A scientific trick using a magnet is unique. Various types of Mie (poses to show expressions) are seen.