YOSHITOSHI  (1839-1892). Nitta Yoshisada. (Sold)

YOSHITOSHI (1839-1892). Nitta Yoshisada. (Sold)

Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Subject: Nitta Yoshisada throwing his sword into the sea.
Series: Dai Nippon meisho kagami (Mirror of famous leaders of the Great Japan).
Signature: Ōju Yoshitoshi. Artist seal Taiso.
Date: Early 1876 ca.
Publisher: Kumagai
Size: Oban tate-e, 36,5x23,5 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print.
Literature: Roger Keyes. Courage and Silence: A Study of the Life and Color Woodblock Prints of Tsukioka Yoshitoshi: 1839-1892. Ann Arbor, 1983 series 334, no. 8.
Conditions: Fine impression, color and conditions.
Item no: C 1047
Status: Sold