Illustration of the Maple Leaves at the New Palace (Shin kôkyo kôyô no en)

「新皇居紅葉之園」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21), printed November 20, published December 20
Artist Artist Unknown, Japanese, Publisher Ôkura Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #8, photo p. 47

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 75.8 cm (14 7/8 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.237a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Unsigned

無款

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection