Yoshitoshi: Station Mariko on the Tokaido (Sold)
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Station Mariko
Series: Suehiro goju-san tsugi (Folding-fan Fifty-Three Stages)
Two retainers in the shogun’s procession follow the standard bearer, with two more following. This series follows the shogun’s procession from Edo to Kyoto in 1863. This is station Mariko, number twenty on the Tokaido. Rare.
Condition: Very good impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban (35.9 x 24.7 cm)
Publisher: Yamaguchi ya Tôbei
Literature: Keyes 138.6.
Signature: Yoshitoshi hitsu