No. 5894

絵てぬぐい「毛抜」

高橋宏光 ¥1296

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。
演目のポイントである毛抜きと磁石をデザインした絵てぬぐいは、地色の茶に黒で使い心地の良い配色。
合羽摺り版画の第一人者、高橋宏光の原画による。

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 with a magnet and various types of Mie (poses to show expressions) are used.
Drawn by Hiromitsu Takahashi, who is well known worldwide for his kappazuri stencil print.