Minister Ôtori Escorts Daewongun into the Palace (Ôtori kôshi Daiinkun o yôgo shite nyûjô suru zu)

「大鳥公使大院君ヲ擁護シテ入城する図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), August
Artist Shunsai Toshimasa (Japanese), Publisher Miyake Hanshirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.345a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Event of July 23, 1894.

Signed

Shunsai Toshimasa ga
春斎年昌画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection