Panoramic View of Chishima from the Kanrantei in Matsushima, Mutsu Province (Mutsu Matsushima Kanrantei yori Chishima no chôbô)

「陸奥松島 観蘭亭千島ノ眺望」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), September
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Yamamura Kôjirô (Japanese), Blockcutter Asai Ginjirô (Hori Gin) (Japanese, 1844–1894)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 73.2 cm (14 5/8 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.140a-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: Hori Ginjirô
Artist's seal: toshidama

彫師:彫銀次郎

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection