Requires Photography

The Bright Moon of Absolute Reality (Shinnyo no tsuki): Benkei in Kanjinchô, from an untitled series known as Sketches by Yoshitoshi (Yoshitoshi ryakuga)

芳年略画 「真如月」 (勧進帳の弁慶)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Ing & Schaap, Beauty & Violence (1992), #42.12 (no photo)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2011.884.18

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: 2011.884.3 (top) and 2011.884.18 (bottom)

Signed

Yoshitoshi giga
芳年戯画

Markings

Artist's seal: Yoshitoshi

Credit Line

Source unidentified