Moon of the Pleasure Quarters, from the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon
Color woodblock print on paper
Sheet: 14 x 9 1/2 in. (35.6 x 24.1 cm) (show scale)
Blockcutter's mark: Horikō Enkatsu.
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon.
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Bequest of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace
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Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892). Moon of the Pleasure Quarters, from the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon, 1886. Color woodblock print on paper, Sheet: 14 x 9 1/2 in. (35.6 x 24.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Bequest of Dr. Eleanor Z. Wallace, 2007.31.7 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.31.7_PS2.jpg)
overall, 2007.31.7_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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Ōban. Night scene with full moon upper center left, blossoms falling from trees, woman in foreground wearing light and dark purple wrap. Kuruwa means "pleasure quarters." This is number 24 in the series. Condition: Stable.
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