Cooling off

Cooling off

Oban tate-e (9.5 by 14 ins approx.)
Catalogue ID: Yoshitoshi M11
Artist: Yoshitoshi
Date: 1885
Series: 100 Aspects of the Moon
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Description: Cooling off at Shijo. Kyoto restaurants set wooden benches in the shallow water where patrons could sit and refresh themselves. Here a young waitress relaxes at the end of the day, dangling her foot in the water. Her rumpled clothes give an innocent intimacy to the print.
Condition: Very good
Impression: Very good

Availability: Sold