Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

Shingen at Mio
Shingen, 16th century lord of Kai province, tried unsuccessfully to unify Japan. Here he contemplates Mount Fuji. The poem reads:
"On the coast at Kiyomi even the sky bars the way
the moon is blocked by the Mio pine groves."
Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Taiso
Date 1886
Category Archive
Format oban
Size 24,2 cm x 35,6 cm
Impression very good, with embossing and lacquer printing
Color very good
Condition very good, album backing
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 41
artwork ID: 7811
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