Looks Sleepy - Customs and Manners 32 aspects

Yoshitoshi Tsukioka

1576

"Nemusou - Fuzoku 32 sou no uchi"  (Looks Sleepy - Customs and Manners 32 aspects)

Highly unusual hand made woodblock print by Yoshitoshi Tsukioka (1839-1892). "Nemusou - Fuzoku 32 sou no uchi" ( Looks Sleepy - Customs and manners 32 aspects) this is recarved edition. First printed Meiji 21nen (1888) by Kamekichi Tsunashima. Signed on the left of image. This elegant larger re-carved edition by Soudosha Publishers from a limited edition series of only 980 sheets and published on October 1, 1977. Still tipped to original presentation folder. Flawless, bright colors with fill margins. Beautifully embossed. This print shows typical prostitute of Meiji era.


Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 11 inches by 16 inches 
Condition: Pristine Condition. Flawless, bright colors with fill margins. Typical very faint ink smudge on the margins which will be easily mat out.