Tsukioka YOSHITOSHI (1839-1892)

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Megasame-so: Koka nenkan musume no fuzoku, “Looking as if She is Waking Up: The Appearance of a Maiden of the Koka Era [1844-1848].” Shows a beauty cleaning her teeth from a set Thirty-two Aspects of Women published by Tsunashima Kamekichi, 1888. The set depicts women of different backgrounds and occupations from the Kansei era through to the Meiji era with punning allusions to their situation or mood.

Very fine impression of the true first edition. Fine colour and condition. Signed Yoshitoshi ga.

Status: Sold

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