Japanese Art – Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839 – 1892) Japanese Woodblock Print – I Want It to Snow More (Series: A Collection of Desires, 1877-78)
I Want It to Snow More – Attractive scene of a beauty looking out the window, watching as heavy snowflakes fall through the night sky. She pulls a heavy robe closer over her shoulders, tugging at the black fur collar with both hands. She wears a red tie-dyed under robe with a pale blue collar and lining. Her hair is pulled back into a smooth knot adorned with a few simple combs and a hairpin, with a few tendrils framing her face. A handsome composition with rich color and burnishing in the black collar…

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Japanese Woodblock Print

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