100 Aspects of the Moon # 5 by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Taiso) (1839-1892)
Woodblock Prints Title: One Hundred Aspects of the Moon # 5 Woman watching the shadow of a pine branch cast by the moon
1st Publication: October 1885
Size: 13-1/2" x 9" + Margins as shown
Date of this edition: October 1885, 1st Edition
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Condition: Backed on an acid free album page, else very fine Excellent colors and impression, very good overall condition.
More about this print: This picture illustrates a verse by the celebrated haiku master Takarai Kikaku (1661-1707): "Bright moon - across the tatami mats shadows of pine branches"
Pictures: Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.
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