Lord Sadanobu, in His Palace at Night, on Guard against an Eerie Presence
330 x 230 mm (13 x 9.1 in.)
Yoshitoshi Tsukioka, aka Taiso Yoshitoshi or Yoshioka Kinzaburô,
Medium and Support:
Inscribed in black ink, upper right corner: cartouche; inscribed in black ink with red stamp, lower center right: cartouche; red stamp, lower left margin; inscription in black cartouche on separate sheet attached at center of upper margin; inscribed in pencil on verso, upper right quadrant: “42”; inscribed in pencil on verso, lower left corner: “hm 36”; inscribed in pencil on verso, loer right corner: “1300-”
Provenance / Collectors' Marks:
Charles M. Young Fine Prints & Drawings.
Segi Shinichi, Yoshitoshi: The Splendid Decadent, translated by Alfred Birnbaum (Tokyo: Kodansha, 1985), p. 76, fig. 94; on the artist, see Grove Art Online entry for Tsukioka Yoshitoshi.
Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2007