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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.4
People
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, Japanese (1839 - 1892)
Title
Demon in Disguise as an Old Woman Fleeing with a Severed Arm (Rōba kiwan o mochisaru zu), from the series New Forms of Thirty-Six Ghosts (Shinkei sanjūroku kaisen)
Other Titles
Original Language Title: 新形三十六怪撰 「老婆鬼腕を持去る図」
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1889
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Meiji era, 1868-1912
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/201642
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink, color and gauffrage on paper
Dimensions
vertical ōban: H. 36.9 cm x W. 25.3 cm (14 1/2 x 9 15/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: (printed) Yoshitoshi
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Oriental Objects Fund
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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