Customs of Japan: Flowers along the Banks of the Sumida River (Wafûzoku bokutei no hana)

「倭風俗墨提の花」

Japanese
Meiji era
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35 x 71 cm (13 3/4 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.481a-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 (on right sheet)
楊洲周延

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection