A Buddhist Monk Receives Cassia Seeds on a Moonlit Night

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  • Title

    A Buddhist Monk Receives Cassia Seeds on a Moonlit Night

  • Series

    One Hundred Aspects of the Moon

  • Artist/maker

    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839 - 1892) (designer)
  • Associated people

    Akiyama Buemon (active c. 1882 - 1920s) (publisher)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1891
  • Material and technique

    nishiki-e (full colour) woodblock print, with bokashi (tonal gradation)

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    mount 55.6 x 40.4 cm (height x width)
    print 37.1 x 25 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by George Grigs, Miss Elizabeth Grigs, and Miss Susan Messer, in memory of Derick Grigs, 1971.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1971.183

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nishiki-e

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