Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

A late 18th century courtesan from the Yoshiwara, looks after her departing lover.
Her poem reads:
"By now you must be near Komakata a nightingale calls"
Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Yoshitoshi
Date 10/1885
Category Archive
Format oban
Size 24,1 cm x 34,7 cm
Impression good, embossing
Color very good
Condition very good, margins slightly trimmed, slight waterstains on the margin, one waterstain at left side, slightly dirty at bottom left, unbacked
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 1
artwork ID: 5554
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