Twenty-four Accomplishments in Imperial Japan: Hitsu no saisho Haruhira Finds (in 656) His Father Karu no Daijin Who, Sent to China as Ambassador, was Cruelly Imprisoned and Turned into a Human Candlestick
No. 17. Back to back print with 93.6.47.
Japanese text printed on the upper edge of the image. Title on mat, in pencil. Seal: Taiso. Text: Ryutei Tanehiko. Signed: Taiso Yoshitoshi ga.
Colored ink woodblock on paper.
Back to back print. Meiji period Japanese color woodblock print with an image of a man, with a deadened look, sitting in a chair with a candle on his head; the man is being looked at by a younger man, who is shocked.
Click a term to view the records with the same keyword