Collection of 24 woodcut prints by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

The collection represents the different phases of Yoshitoshi's career and the various formats he used: single sheets, diptychs and triptychs, both alone and in series.


Details

Medium:
Woodcut
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £42,100)
Acquired in:
2003
Vendor:
Israel Goldman

It includes works from the '100 aspects of the moon' series, and a triptych with a view of St. Paul's Cathedral in the background, copied indirectly from a European engraving.

Provenance

Acquired by Goldman from various private collections and dealers in Japan and the USA over 2 years.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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