Zennojô, the Filial Child of Shinano Province (Shinano no kuni no kôshi Zennojô), from the series Twenty-four Paragons of Imperial Japan (Kôkoku nijûshi kô)

「皇国二十四功 信濃国の孝子善之丞」

Japanese
Meiji era
1893 (Meiji 26), March
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.4 x 24.7 cm (13 9/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.48.17

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From a posthumous edition, published by Matsuki Heikichi, of a series originally published by Tsuda Genshichi in 1881 and 1887.

Signed

Yoshitoshi
芳年

Markings

Artist's seal: Yoshitoshi

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Miss Marion Olmstead