Yoshitoshi: The Strong Woman Oiko (Sold)

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: The Strong Woman Oiko
Series: New Selection of Eastern Brocade Pictures
Date: Meiji 22; 1889

Takashima Oiko leads Saeki Urinaga home in an effort to strengthen him for a wrestling match. Oiko was a strong woman of Takashima in Omi province.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Practically flawless.
Dimensions: ôban diptych
Publisher: Tsunashima
Literature: Listed in Beauty & Violence, number 55.23.
Seal: Yoshitoshi
Signature: Yoshitoshi