|Size/Format: ||Oban Yoko-e (9.5 by 14.54 ins) |
|Description: ||Kyôshi, along with his wife, traveled great distances to get good water and fresh carp desired by his aged mother. However, one day a fresh spring suddenly bubbled up in their own garden and provided excellent water as well as fish. Here Kyôshi is netting a fish in the river that formed outside his mother’s cottage.
|Series: ||24 Paragons of Filial Piety|
|Publisher: ||Wakasa-ya Yoichi|
|Condition: ||Very Good. Pristine colour|
|Impression: ||Very Good|
|Notes: ||Illustrated in Heroes and Ghosts, Japanese Prints by Kuniyoshi, plate 224.
Provenance, ex B.W.Robinson Collection.|
|Price: ||£1400 ORDER|