Illustration of an Excursion to Asuka Park (Asuka-en yûran no zu)

「飛鳥園遊覧之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21), printed March 1, published March 23
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Kobayashi Tetsujirô (Maruya Tetsujirô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #11, photo p. 30

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35 x 71.2 cm (13 3/4 x 28 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.497a-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 (on left sheet)

楊洲周延筆

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection