Yoshitoshi: Mount Yoshino Midnight-Moon

Yoshitoshi: Mount Yoshino Midnight-Moon (Sold)

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Mount Yoshino Midnight-Moon
Series: One Hundred Aspects of the Moon
Date: 1886

The court lady Iga no Tsubone fearlessly confronts the ghost of Kiyotaka. Her long hair flows freely down her back as maple leaves float down beneath a full moon. The ghost is clutching at the title cartouche with his eeire fingers and glaring at her with yellow eyes. This design is the cover print for “Beautyf & Violence”. There is extensive blindprinting on the white areas of the design.

Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition. Backed
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Akiyama Takeuemon
Literature: Stevenson #15.
Seal: Yoshitoshi no in
Signature: Yoshitoshi