Arts and Designs of Japan
February Selection February 2018

Artist Yoshitora
Title Standard bearer with the matoi for Ichibangumi (First Brigade)
Series Edo no Hana Kodomo Asobi – The Flowers of Edo Children's Games
Date 7/1858
Publisher Itoya
Format Oban (9 7/8" X 14 1/2")
Comment Each firefighting brigade had its own standard, which was carried to the scene of a fire and also used in the annual firefighters' festivals.
Price $350.
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