Yoshitoshi: Naokuyi and the Magical Badger (Sold)

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Naokuyi and the Magical Badger
Date: 1866

Naoyuki Conquers the Old Badger at Fukoshima’s Mansion (Fukushima no yakata ni oite naoyuki kori o taiji no zu). An interesting composition of two heroic figures glaring with suspicion at a strange, magical creature with a long neck and a grey-colored ghosttly retinnue behind him.


Condition: Very good impression, color and condition. Horizontal center fold on all three sheets.
Dimensions: oban triptych
Publisher: Tsujibun
Literature: Keyes number 177. Japanese catalog from 1995 “Tsukioka Yoshitoshi”, figure 173.
Signature: Ikkeisai Yoshitoshi hitsu