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Maker(s):Tsukioka Yoshitoshi; Funazu Chūjirō, publisher
Culture:Japanese (1839–1892); Japanese (active ca. 1877–1882)
Title:Sun Wukong Blows His Hairs ('Gokū ke o fuku') and Jō and Uba ('Jō tomo ni uba'), from an untitled series known as "Sketches by Yoshitoshi" ('Yoshitoshi ryakuga')
Date Made:1882
Materials:polychrome woodblock print
Measurements:overall: 13 15/16 in x 9 3/16 in; 35.4 cm x 23.3 cm
Accession Number:  AC 2005.202
Credit Line:Gift of William Green

giga; nishiki-e; two chūban printed on an uncut vertical ōban

Label Text:
The upper chūban is signed at lower-right "Yoshitoshi" and bears the artist's seal, which reads "Taiso" ('great resurrection'), a term used by the artist after recovering from a nervous breakdown he experienced in 1871–1872. The lower chūban is signed at lower-right "Yoshitoshi" and also features an artist's seal that reads "Taiso."

figures; folklore; horizon line; monkeys; mythology; text; trees; water; wind

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