Opening of the Nô Stage at the Kôyôkan Theatre (Kôyôkan Nô dai kai no zu)

「紅葉官能臺開ノ圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), July 15
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Hatano Tsunemasa (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #4, photo p. 28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 73.8 cm (14 9/16 x 29 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.489a-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 hitsu

楊洲周延筆

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