Tsukioka YOSHITOSHI (1839-1892)



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Kamitsukeno Yatsunada attacking Saohime’s castle from Dai Nippon meisho kagami, “Mirror of Famous Generals of Japan.” A set of 51 prints published between 1876 and 1882 by Funazu Chujiro. ( This being 1880. ) One of the best designs from the set showing Saohime perishing in the flames of her brother’s castle – Saohiko – who had conspired with his sister to seize the throne.

Very good impression, colour and condition. Full size. Signed Oju Yoshitoshi ga.

Status: Sold

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