Actor in the No Play Tomonaga, Tsukioka Kôgyo, 1926

Actor in the No Play Tomonaga, Tsukioka Kôgyo, 1926

colour woodcut, h 378mm × w 257mm More details

In No, dance is a remarkably stylized, slowly executed performance. While dancing the feet glide over the floor, never leaving the ground. In this print the stylization and stillness of a person calmly sliding over the smoothly polished wooden floor is tangible.

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