Yoshitoshi: Kasunoki Masashige

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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Title: Kasunoki Masashige
Series: Mirror of Famous Generals of Japan (Dai nippon meisho kagami)
Date: 1878

Chinzei Hachirô Tametomo and Oniyasha on the beach. Oniyasha must be a member of the native Ainu people. Tametomo has been exiled, and here perhaps he watches a ship abandon him to his exile. Probably the same scene that Yoshitoshi tackled with his vertical diptych a few years later.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Covered with a fine layer of mica.
Dimensions: ôban
Publisher: Kumagai
Literature: Listed in “Beauty & Violence” , number 27.28, page 116. Keyes 334.28.
Seal: Taiso
Signature: Ôju Yoshitoshi