Yoshitoshi: Priest Kaiden with Lightning
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Priest Kaiden with Lightning
Series: "Handsome Heroes of the Water Margin" (Biyû Suikoden).
The priest Kinezumi Koboshi Kaiden stands on the remnants of a barrel, hefty staff in his hands. Orange streaks of lightning emanate from the upper left, and Kaiden looks over his shoulder, his robes flowing with movement. An early work by this artist, but already showing his originality and unique vision.
Condition: Very good impression color and condition. Untrimmed.
Literature: Keyes #166.28
Signature: Ikkaisai Yoshitoshi hitsu