Basho

Basho

Oban tate-e (9.5 by 14 ins approx.)
Catalogue ID: Yoshitoshi M100
Artist: Yoshitoshi
Date: 1891
Series: 100 Aspects of the Moon
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Description: The famous haiku poet Matsuo Basho pauses in his travels to enjoy a chance encounter under the full moon with two farmers. The haiku by Basho in the title reads 'Since the crescent moon I have been waiting for tonight'.
Condition: A mark to left of title cartouche, otherwise very good
Impression: Very good.

Availability: Sold