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Image: Lord Sadanobu, in His Palace at Night, on Guard against an Eerie Presence

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Lord Sadanobu, in His Palace at Night, on Guard against an Eerie Presence

19th century
330 x 230 mm (13 x 9.1 in.)

Yoshitoshi Tsukioka, aka Taiso Yoshitoshi or Yoshioka Kinzaburô, Japanese, (1839–1892)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Color woodcut
Marks: 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.
Bibliography: 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.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.17.2

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  • night
  • night scenes
  • noblemen - Men of noble birth or rank. [November 1995 descriptor added.]
  • palaces - Use for official residences, frequently large and impressively appointed, of sovereigns or other high dignitaries; for other large stately dwellings but not official residences, use "mansions." [July 1995 descriptor moved.]
  • supernatural
  • Ukiyo-e

  • image Dimensions: 330 x 230 mm (13 x 9.1 in.)

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