Amaterasu Omikami

Amaterasu Omikami

Oban Triptych (Each sheet 9.5 by 14 ins approx.)
Catalogue ID: Yoshitoshi IH1#
Artist: Yoshitoshi
Date: 1879
Series: Illustrated History of Great Japan
Publisher: Tsunashima
Description: Ame no Uzume no mikoto, a the goddess of dawn and revelry, attempting to lure the sun-goddess Amaterasu Omikami from her cave by dancing and playing a flute.
Condition: A mark to the top of left hand sheet, some small wormholes to lower edges. Otherwise very good. Retains original Japanese album backing.
Impression: Fine.

Availability: Sold