Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

Since the Crescent Moon I Have Been Waiting for Tonight
Matsuo Basho (1644-94) was a Samurai who loved poetry and travelled the countryside writing. He is considered to be Japan's greatest haiku poet. Here he meets with farmers celebrating an autumn full moon festival.
Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Issho
Date 1891
Category Archive
Format oban
Size 24,2 cm x 35,6 cm
Impression very good, with embossing
Color very good
Condition very good, album backing, minimally dirty
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no.100
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artwork ID: 7792
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