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Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1868-1912)
Circa: 1888
Size: Oban 10″ x 15.25″
Series: Fuzoku sanjuniso – Thirty-two Aspects of Daily Life (Customs and Manners)
Condition: Very fine first edition as indicated by the tricolor cartouche. Unusually untrimmed full margins.

Description: The appearance of a housewife of the Kyowa era is the 6th in the series and is considered the masterpiece of the series It shows a housewife of upper or middle class gracefully fanning a smoldering fire of dried plants to keep mosquitoes away.

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Sold: Original
Available: Unframed Museum Giclee

Below are other works from Artist: Yoshitoshi

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Dimensions 10 × 15.25 in

Unframed Original, Unframed Giclee