by Yoshifuji (1828 - 1889)
Series; Modern Children, 1866
Comic Print with Bird-headed Man - Amusing design from a comic Yoshifuji series featuring multiple small figures or scenes on one page, printed in blue violet only. This subject includes three figures who have objects instead of heads. One has a woodblock print, another has the ringed finial of a shakujou or Buddhist staff, and the third has a large duck or goose. Only the second time we've seen this this unusual design. Some areas have been hand colored.
Artist - Yoshifuji (1828 - 1889)
Image Size - 13 3/4" x 9 1/4"
Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. Backed with paper. Small wormhole, repaired. Toning, slight soiling, a few creases. Please see photos for details.
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