Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

"Suzaku Gate moon"
Minamoto no Hiromasa, also called Hakuga Sammi, was a 10th century courtier famous for his musical ability. He stands ( whith his back to us) by the Imperial Palace gate, playing a duet with an unidentified musician who may be his teacher, Semimaru.
Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Yoshitoshi no in
Date dated Feb. 1, 1886
Category Archive
Format oban
Size 23,7 cm x 35,5 cm
Impression very good
Color very good
Condition very good, album backing, left margin trimmed
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 20
artwork ID: 7653
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