Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

Moon of Pure Snow at Asano River - Chikako, the Filial Daughter
In the mid 19th century an entrepreneur was imprisoned for debt. In protest, his daughter, Chikako, lept to her death in the Asano River.
Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Yoshitoshi
Date 12 / 1885
Category Archive
Format oban
Size 24,3 cm x 35,1 cm
Impression very good
Color fine
Condition very good, thin albumbacking
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 10
artwork ID: 5575
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