Yoshitoshi: Saohime in Flames
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Saohime in Flames
Series: Mirror of Famous Generals of Japan (Dai nippon meisho kagami)
Saohime is surrounded by flames as Kamitsukeno Yatsunada leads an attack in the darkness. One of the best designs in the series. Provenance: Toshikata.
Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Publisher: Funazu Chûjirô
Literature: Listed in “Beauty & Violence” , series number 27. Keyes 334.39.
Seal: Taiso and Toshikata (collector’s seal)
Signature: Ôju Yoshitoshi