Asian Art
Artist: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, Japanese, 1839–1892

Moon of pure snow at Asano river - Chikako the filial daughter : # 10 of One Hundred Aspects of the Moon

December 1885

Polychrome woodblock print, oban

sheet: 13 13/16 × 9 1/2 in. (35.1 × 24.2 cm)
Gift of the Hanson family in memory of Brewster Hanson, B.A. 1944
2011.143.1.10
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Brooks Hanson (Mrs. Brewster Hanson), Vandoeuvre, Switzerland; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2011

Bibliography: 

John Stevenson, Yoshitoshi’s One Hundred Aspects of the Moon (San Francisco: San Francisco Graphic Society, 1992), 53–69, no. 10, ill.

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