Taiso Yoshitoshi

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Mount Yoshino Midnight Moon - Taiso  Yoshitoshi

Mount Yoshino Midnight Moon, 1886

Woodblock Print  
21 x 16.25 in


Description: Carrying only a lantern filled with fireflies, the fearless court lady Iga no Tsubone confronts the winged ghost of Sasaki no Kiyotaka, convincing it to stop haunting the exiled court at Nara.

Issued: 1886

Edition: 1886

Condition: very fine color and state, mounted at top corners within a custom wood frame

Image Size: 13.75 x 9.5 inches

Sheet Size: 21 x 16.25 inches

Signed: Yoshitoshi with artist's seal

Sealed: Yoshitoshi noin

Special Label: engraver's mark Enkatsu

Publisher: Akiyama Buemon

Series: 100 Aspects of the Moon, No.15