Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Meiji jugo mizunoe-uma kishu kaiga kyoshinkai shuppinga Fujiwara Yasumasa gekka roteki" The painting "Fujiwara Yasumasa plays the flute by moonlight", exhibited at the National Painting Exhibition in autumn 1882

Fujiwara no Yasumasa playing the flute in the autumn moor at night, the bandit Hakamadare Yasusuke beside him..
Note: This triptych is generally considered to be Yoshitoshi's masterpiece. This is the first edition without the printers name Suri tsune (beside the publisher's cartouche) and with the original color blocks for the background.
Signature Zu oju Taiso Yoshitoshi sha
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Taiso
Date 1883
Category Archive
Format 3 oban triptych
Size 70,8 cm x 36,1 cm
Impression very good, with light mica on the complete triptych
Color very good
Condition very good, unbacked, right panel complete size, center panel left side: missing white margin plus 3 mm; left panel left side:missing white margin plus 3 mm
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artwork ID: 8097
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