Changing Clothes (Omeshikae), from the series Chiyoda Inner Palace (Chiyoda no Ôoku)

「千代田の大奥 お召しかへ」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Fukuda Hatsujirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Coats, Chikanobu (2006), pls. 196-204 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70.6 cm (14 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.51.87-9

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: RES.51.87 (left), RES.51.88 (center), RES.51.89 (right)

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu (on right sheet)
楊洲周延

Provenance

1951, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich