KABUKI Kumadori Make-Up

The flashing faces on the front page are examples of Kumadori make-up used in the Kabuki theatre. These images are printed on a sheet of Japanese paper owned by Karen Brazell (original source unknown).

 

Watôna
Namazubôzu
Sukeroku
Benkei
Momotarô
Kagekiya
Dannosuke
Narukami
Yanone
Sanbasô
Kitsune Tadanobu
Bannai
Yakkodako
Modoribashi
Shibaraku
Shôômaru