Excursion to Ueno Park with Cherry Blossoms in Full Bloom (Ueno yûen sakura hanazakari no zu)

「上野遊園桜花盛之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1878 (Meiji 11), May 1
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Matsushita Heibei (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 32.7 x 76.5 cm (12 7/8 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.155a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chikanobu hitsu (on left sheet only)

周延筆

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection