Former President of the United States, Mr. Grant, Watching a Lance Training Exhibition at Ueno Park (Ueno kôenchi ni oite Beikoku saki no daitôryô Guranto-shi sôjutsu yûran no zu)

「上野公園地ニ於テ米國前ノ大統領グラント氏鎗術遊覧圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1879 (Meiji 12), July 16
Artist Kobayashi Toshimitsu (Japanese, active 1877–1904), Publisher Ôkura Magobei (Japanese), Blockcutter Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 75 cm (14 9/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.221a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Toshimitsu
応需年光

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Katada Hori Chô
Artist's seal
彫師:片田彫長

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection