Requires Photography

The Cry of the Fox (Konkai), from the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon (Tsuki hyakushi)

「月百姿 吼(口偏+歳)」

Japanese
Meiji era
1886 (Meiji 19), January
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892), Publisher Akiyama Buemon (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Stevenson, Yoshitoshi's One Hundred Aspects of the Moon (2001), #13; Keyes, Bizarre Imagery of Yoshitoshi (1980), #48

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37.1 x 25 cm (14 5/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.556

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yoshitoshi
芳年

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Enkatsu

Provenance

October 1976, gift of Signe and Karl Hansen, Boxboro, MA, to Karen Anne Zee, Brookline, MA; 2016, gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Anne Zee and Eric Riedel