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Sima Guang Wisely Breaks the Vat (Onkô kô chi de mizugame o yaburu), from an untitled series known as Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi ryakuga)

芳年略画 「温公即智破水瓶」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ing & Schaap, Beauty & Violence (1992), #42.36 (no photo)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2011.884.9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Album: 2011.884.1-20
Originally printed as a vertical ôban sheet with two horizontal chûban designs, both Chinese stories: 2011.884.9 (bottom) and 2011.884.12 (top)

Signed

Yoshitoshi giga
芳年戯画

Credit Line

Source unidentified