Illustrated three volume book entitled "The Columbian World Exposition: Album of Art Objects"

閣龍世界博覧会美術品画譜

Japanese
Meiji era
1893–94
Kubota Beisen (Japanese, 1852–1906), Publisher Ôkura Yasugorô (Japanese), Blockcutter Umezawa Minokichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

24.6 x 15.8 cm (9 11/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.339

Medium or Technique

Woodblock printed album; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1999, purchased from a dealer in London or Tokyo by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf; 2015, gift of Jean and Frederic Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection