Original Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892) Japanese Woodblock Print
The Delivery of Food for the Troops at Otaka in Owari Province, 1875
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The Delivery of Food for the Troops at Otaka in Owari Province, 1875 - Interesting image of samurai delivering food for the troops at Otaka in Owari Province. In the foreground, a samurai holds a flaming torch high, the smoke drifting across the night sky. In the center, a train of animals laden with supplies files through the entrance gate of a castle. A bare tree frames the scene at left, and mountains can be seen in the distance. Nicely detailed.
Artist - Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892)
Image Size - 14" x 9 3/8" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. A few tiny holes, repaired. Slight creasing, soiling, and rubbing. Please see photos for details.