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Moon (Tsuki), from the series Flowers and Birds, Wind and Moon (Kachô fûgetsu no uchi)

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Left sheet of incomplete triptych. MFA impressions: 11.15172VR (11.15172, 11.25123, 11.35502), 11.29048 (center sheet only), 11.45203a-c, 2009.5020.4 (left sheet only)

Signed

Ichiyôsai Toyokuni ga 一陽斎豊国画

Marks

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 6 No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Motegi et al, Musical Instruments (Ôta Memorial Museum, 2005), #8

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2009.5020.4

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints