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Taiso Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892)

Lot 188: Taiso Yoshitoshi - Japanese Print - Kurokumo Oji

Floating World Auctions

July 28, 2018
Chicago, IL, US

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Description



Artist: Yoshitoshi, Taiso, 1839-1892

Title: Kurokumo Oji

Series: Sagas of Beauty and Bravery

Date: 1867

Dimensions

9 5/8 x 7 inches

Artist or Maker

Yoshitoshi, Taiso, 1839-1892

Medium

woodblock

Condition Report

Paper tape at reverse top corners

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