Illustration of Flowering Cherry Blossoms at Ueno Park (Ueno kôen kaika no zu)

「上野公園開花図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21), March 12
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Takekawa Unokichi (Unosuke) (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #110

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.7 x 70.7 cm (14 1/16 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.42a-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

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Gin

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection