A black monster attacking

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
1839 - 1892
A black monster attacking
the wife of a carpenter in Kanda

Woodblock print, nishiki-e
Vertical ōban, 370 x 250 mm
Published for the newspaper Yûbin hôchi shinbun.
Signed Taiso Yoshitoshi, red seal Yoshitoshi

Fine impression and colour, very good condition. Full sheet.
Another fine impression of the print is at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (accession number 11.37908).

Reference: R. Keyes and G. Kuwayama, The Bizarre Imagery of Yoshitoshi, catalogue of the exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1980; no 11.