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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Antique Woodblock "Comic Pictures of the Floating World"

Item Details

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (月岡 芳年 1839-1892)
Comic Pictures of the Floating World (浮世 狂画)
Woodblock on paper
Signed in plate
Framed under mat and glass

A circa 1864 print from the series Comic Pictures of the Floating World (浮世 狂画) by ukiyo-e master Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (月岡 芳年, 1839-1892). The print depicts two figures being shocked at the arrival of a host militant monkeys flying on horseback. The artist’s signature and seal are printed in block along the lower edge, a publisher’s seal is present in the lower left corner, and the series title is printed within a red cartouche on the right edge alongside a calligraphic poem. Presented matted and framed.

Terms & Conditions


- minor scratching and dents to frame, tears and holes to print


14.75" W x 19.25" H x 0.5" D

- measurement in frame
- visual image 9.0" W x 13.0" H

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