Requires Photography

Ono no Tôfu Watching the Frog (Ono no Tôfu kaeru o miru zu), from an untitled series known as Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi ryakuga)

芳年略画 「小野道風見蛙図」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ing & Schaap, Beauty & Violence (1992), #42.33 (no photo)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2011.884.15

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

Credit Line

Source unidentified