Beauties Enjoying Cherry Blossoms on the Banks of the Sumida River (Bijin Sumidagawa hanami no zu)

「美人隅田川花見之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1890 (Meiji 23), July
Publisher Yokoyama Ryôhachi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.4 x 68.2 cm (13 15/16 x 26 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.41a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôsai Nobukazu hitsu
楊斎延一筆

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection