Chikanobu - Snow, Moon, Flowers: No. 17
Series: Snow, Moon, Flowers
Scene: No. 17 Hitachi, Snow at Tsukuba, Princess Takiyasha (Setsugekkka: Jōshū, Tsukuba yuki, Takiyasha-hime
From the play "Shinobi yoru koi no Kusemono" Takiyasha prepares to destroy Ota no Tarō Mitsukuni. Top: The giant toad Takiyashi summoned in her battle with Mitsukuni.
Publisher: Kobayashi Tetsujirō
Date: December 1884
Size: 13 1/2 x 9 3/8"
Japanese woodblock print
Fine color and impression, album backing, trimming, minor soiling