Arts and Designs of Japan
February Selection February 2018

Artist Yoshitoshi
Title #91 – Musashi Plain moon
Series 100 Aspects of the Moon
Date January 4, 1892
Publisher Akiyama Buemon
Format Oban (9 5/8" X 14 1/8")
Comment Embossed cartouche, bokashi shading across the moon
The fox seems to be looking at its faint reflection in the water. Foxes are considered to be magic creatures who sometimes were able to take human form and bewitch people.
Price $1950.
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