Illustration of a Military Review in Tokyo Attended by the Emperor (Tôkyô kanpeishiki gokô no zu)

「東京観兵式御幸之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20), September 2
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Tsunajima Kamekichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 74 cm (14 3/4 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.34a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu

楊洲周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection