Yoshitoshi: Emperor Takakura
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Emperor Takakura
Series: “A Simple Illustrated History of Japan” (Dai nippon shiryaku zue)
Taira no Shigemori attempts to dissuade his father Kiyomori from imprisoning the Emperor Takakura. Judging from Kiyomori’s body language and expression, he is not very open to the idea.
Condition: Excellent impresson, color and condition. Completely untrimmed.
Literature: Keyes 418.7.
Signature: Taiso Yoshitoshi