Beautiful Court Ladies in Spring: A Performance of the Play Dôjô-ji by the Kita School of Noh (Kita Nô Dôjô-ji, bijin no shun'oku)

「北能 道成寺 美人之春奥」

Japanese
Meiji era
1880 (Meiji 13), March
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Yamamura Kinzaburô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 75 cm (14 13/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.163a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu
楊洲周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection