Illustration of the Empress Strolling (Kôgô no miya gohokô no zu)

「皇后の宮御歩行図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10), May
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Yamamura Kinzaburô (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 76.2 cm (14 5/8 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

2000.157a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyohara Kunichika hitsu
豊原国周筆

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Gin
Artist's seal: toshidama
彫師:彫銀

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection