Yoshitoshi: Kiyomasa protecting Hideyoshi

Yoshitoshi: Kiyomasa protecting Hideyoshi after Earthquake (Sold)

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Kiyomasa protecting Hideyoshi
Date: 1885

Fushimi ôjishin momoyama goten no zu. “The Great Earthquake at the Momoyama Palace in Fushimi”. Kato Kiyomasa protecting Toyotomi Hideyoshi while taking refuge after the earthquake of Fushimi. Aristocratic women clamber up a riverbank or gorge in the evening twilight, as autumn maple leaves form a canopy above. From the collection of Yoshitoshi’s best student, Toshikata.


Condition: Excellent impression and color. Very good condition. Some trimming. With the large seal of Toshikata.
Dimensions: oban triptych
Publisher: Fukase
Literature: Keyes #480.
Seal: Toshikata (collector’s seal)
Signature: ---Taiso Yoshitoshi