Illustration of the National Industrial Exposition (Naikyoku kangyô hakurankai no zu)

「内國勧業博覧會ノ圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), May 7
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Matsushita Heibei (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #3, no photo (?)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 x 75 cm (14 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.490a-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

楊洲周延

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Ginjirô

彫師:彫工銀次郎

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection