- Museum number
Object: Shinnyo no tsuki 真如月 (The Moon of Purity)
Series: Yoshitoshi ryakuga (Sketches by Yoshitoshi)
Drawing for a woodblock print, ink on paper. Warrior-monk Benkei viewed from the back reading the subscription list, a depiction of the 'Kanjincho' episode in the life of Minamoto no Yoshitsune. With pentimenti.
- Production date
- 1882 (May)
Height: 17 centimetres
Width: 15 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Associated with print BM1990,0614,0.8 .
One of 52 preparatory sketches for woodblock prints or paintings, originally mounted in album. Album and 52 sketches registered as 1990,0614,0.1.1-53.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Kanjincho (Kabuki play)
Associated Title: Subscription List (Kabuki play)
- Acquisition date
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.Add.943 (Japanese Painting Additional Number)