Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Transfer of the Capital to Tokyo (Tento sanjûnen shukugakai)

「奠都三十年祝賀会」

Japanese
Meiji era
1897 (Meiji 30), April
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban hexaptych; 34.8 x 143 cm (13 11/16 x 56 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5131a-f

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôsai Chikanobu (on left sheet only)

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein