• Dawn moon of the Shinto rites by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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  • Dawn moon of the Shinto rites (Shinji no zan茆etsu) by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Taiso) (Japan, 1839-1892). Meiji Period Japanese Woodblock Print. #33 from the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon. Printed June 1886. Published by Akiyama Buemon. The Sanno festival is a traditional event still celebrated on even-numbered years in Tokyo. The print shows a float with a dancer impersonating the Dragon King, preceded by another float with a crowing rooster on a drum, passing Edo castle.

    Size: 13-1/2" h x 9" w + Margins as shown
    Condition: Excellent colors and impression, good overall condition. Backed on an acid free album page. small repair in the upper left corner.

Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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