Illustration of a Military Review (Kanpeishiki no zu)

「觀兵式之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20), January 29
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Hayashi Kichizô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.3 x 75.1 cm (14 11/16 x 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.247a-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

Markings

Artist's seals: Kumiai, Seigen

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection