YOSHITOSHI SCHOOL. Fūzoku Sanjūnisō. (Sold)
Artist: Artist from the Yoshitoshi school.
Subject: Thirty-two portraits of different types of women.
Description: A miniature version of the series Fūzoku Sanjūnisō (Thirty-two aspects of customs and manners) by Yoshitoshi printed on four prints possibly intended as a game board for the sugoroko. Pulished after the great popularity of the series made by the master.
Signature: ....Yoshitoshi... on the first image top right.
Date: Eleventh month Meiji 22 (1889)
Size: Four separated oban yoko-e, 52x74 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print
Literature: Another impression is illustrated in Schaap and van den Ing. Beauty and Violence: Japanese Prints by Yoshitoshi 1839-1892. Leiden, 1992.
Conditions: Very good impression and color. The usual folds and rubbing for this kind of print otherwise good conditions.
Item no: B 309
Price: Euro 950