Requires Photography

Cats and Dried Fish, Women and Men (Neko katsuobushi), from an untitled series known as Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi ryakuga)

芳年略画 「猫活男婦志」

Japanese
Meiji era
early 1880s
Artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (Japanese, 1839–1892)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ing & Schaap, Beauty & Violence (1992), #42.34 (no photo)

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban;18.3 × 24.8 cm (7 3/16 × 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.884.6

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.22584 (intact sheet), 2011.884.6 (bottom only), 2011.884.15 (top only)

Album: 2011.884.1-20

Signed

Yoshitoshi giga
芳年戯画

Markings

Artist's seal: Yoshitoshi

Credit Line

Source unidentified