Requires Photography

Jô and Uba (Jô tomo ni Uba), from an untitled series known as Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi ryakuga)

芳年略画 「尉與姥」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ing & Schaap, Beauty & Violence (1992), #42.16 (no photo)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2011.884.4

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.22585 (intact sheet), 2011.884.4 (bottom only), 2011.884.17 (top only), 2016.1365 (intact sheet)

Album: 2011.884.1-20

Signed

Yoshitoshi giga
芳年戯画

Markings

Artist's seal: Taiso (?)

Credit Line

Source unidentified