Flowers of the East and Prosperity of the Present Day (Azuma no hana imayo no nigiwai)

「東之花今世之賑」

Japanese
Meiji era
1880 (Meiji 13)
Artist Kasei (Japanese), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.9 x 73.2 cm (14 1/8 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.485a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kasei hitsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection