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Yoshitoshi Tsukioka Woodblock Print - Moon of the Moor 1888 SOLD

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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Moon of the Moor (Hara no Tsuki)
No. 63 from the series "One Hundred Aspects of the Moon"
Date: 1888.
Size: Oban. Approximately 14 x 9.5 inches.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon.
Carver: Enkatsu.
Condition: Top margin has mounting residue. A few small spots of thinner paper have been reinforced.
"The Heian governor and musician Fujiwara no Yasumasa (958-1036) charms his outlaw brother Hakamadare Yasusake by playing the flute. The bandit had planned to rob him, but the music was so beautiful he could not draw his sword." Annotations© 2008-2017 Leo Verwoerd