Nobility Enjoying the Cooling Air on a Summer Evening (Kôki nôkyô no zu)

「高貴納涼ノ図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Takei Minoru (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.6 x 75.8 cm (14 7/16 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.248a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Chikanobu hitsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection