Yoshitoshi -- "Title Page -- Thirty-Six Ghosts Series"

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Title "Title Page -- Thirty-Six Ghosts Series" ("**")
Series "New Forms of Thirty-Six Ghosts" ("Shinkei Sanjurokkassen")
Date 1889-92 (1902, Second (and only later) Edition)
Publisher Daikoku-ya Heikichi (Tokyo, 1818-1923)
Carver na
Image Size 8 7/8 x 13 1/8
Impression Excellent. Skillful "bokashi" shading to autumn leaves; over-printed with a spider-web done in silver metallic pigments; very crisp, highly detailed carving.
Condition Very Good+. Excellent colors. Retains original album backing; wide margins. Slight soiling.
Reference/Illus Stevenson's "Yoshitoshi's Thirty-Six Ghosts" pl #00, pg 18.
Comments Title Page and Table of Contents to this, Yoshitoshi's last series before his death in 1892.
Item # CG-867
Price $295 (Sold)