Yoshitoshi Taiso

"Tsuki hyakushi" One hundred aspects of the moon

51. Gosechi no Myobu (Lady Gosechi)
The lady's name indicates that she is an 8th century court lady and her dress indicates she has become a nun. She sits in the ruins of a house, playing the koto for two Heian noblemen who are greatly moved by her music.

Signature Yoshitoshi
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Seal Taiso
Date dated Jun. 23, 1887
Category Yoshitoshi
Size 24,9 cm x 37 cm
Impression fine
Color fine / very good
Condition fine / very good, minor faults
Literature Stevenson, Yoshitoshi' s one hundred aspects of the moon , no. 51
€ 720
artwork ID: 53015
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