Her Majesty the Empress Returning to the Palace (Kôtaikô kyûkangyô zu)

「皇太后宮還御圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10), June 9
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Kimura Seisuke (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 76.4 cm (14 3/4 x 30 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.474a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôshûsai Chikanobu hitsu
楊洲斎周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection