"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moonCassia Tree Moon
A Chinese legend tells of Wu Gang who used his magical Daoist powers for evil. As punishment the gods condemned him to spend eternity chopping down the 8 giant cassia trees on the moon (which instantly grow back).
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Date 3 / 1886
Size 24,2 cm x 34,6 cm
Condition good, margins slightly trimmed, light waterstains and dirt in the margins, red transfer in the middle, some small stains, unbacked
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 26
Soldartwork ID: 5734