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Tsukioka YOSHITOSHI
(1839 - 1892)
From: Crazy Pictures of Famous Places in Tokyo
('Tôkyô kaika kyôga meishô')

Signed:                         Yoshitoshi giga
Date:                             1881
Publisher:                    Tsunashima Kamekichi
Size:                              ôban tate-e (*) ; c. 36.4 x 24.5 cms / c. 14 1/4" x 9 1/2"



Condition:
EXCELLENT impression, color and condition.

(*) NOTE: actually two chûban-sized designs printed
on one ôban-sized sheet. - RARE in this uncut state!

- The series is a masterly work from the artist's earliest period. -


ref. no.:  # 743076
Price:     € 700.00
The upper print depicts:
A giant octopus beating up all comers at the fish market at Nihonbashi,

while the bottom print's title is:
Photographing the god of the Kanda Myojin Shrine.

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