Imperial Viewing of Flowers in Full Bloom (Kaika tenran no zu)

「開花天覧之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1878 (Meiji 11), Spring
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Enomoto Tobei (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.147a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chikanobu hitsu

周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection