Chikanobu - Snow, Moon, Flowers: No. 31
Series: Snow, Moon, Flowers
Scene: No. 31 Mutsu, Moon, Princess Katami and Ashina (Setgugekka: Mutsu, Tsuki, Katami-hime, Asahina)
Asahina retreating to the north after his father, Wada Yoshimori, was killed by Hōjō Yoshitaki. While traveling he encountered many strange people. Long legs (Ashinaga) and long arms (Tenaga) compensating for their deformities by fishing together.
Publisher: Kobayashi Tetsujirō
Date: March 1885
Size: 13 1/2 x 9 3/8"
Japanese woodblock print
Fine color and impression, album backing, mica details, light soiling