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Poet Matsuo Basho 1881

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October 1st, 2012 - 06:36 AM

Poet Matsuo Basho 1881

Poet Matsuo Basho 1881, our most recent restoration, is of extremely high resolution. This allows a print to be enlarged to 48x72 (4 feet by 6 feet) without losing the fine quality . . .

"Poet Matsuo Basho 1881" . . . Under the full moon, an old traveler (the poet Matsuo Basho) stops to talk with two men having tea by the roadside. A page of the series, Tsuki hyaku shi (100 aspects of the moon). From an original 19th century (1881) woodcut, Matsuo Basho, by Taiso Yoshitoshi. All Rights Reserved 2012 padre art . . .

This captivating and beautiful image can be found, (with hundreds of other vintage woodcuts and drawings) lovingly restored and reproduced in high resolution, as designs for unique gift ideas in our online store, 'Padre Art Prints' . . . Poet Matsuo Basho 1881



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