Passengers Disembarking at a Railway Station; frontispiece illustration

停車場

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1899 (Meiji 32)
Artist Shimazaki Ryûu (Japanese, 1865–1937)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 84 (no photo)

Dimensions

19.8 x 24.2 cm (7 13/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.318

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Possibly from the novel The Flowered Robe (Hanagoromo), 1899, by Hibi Ôsuke (1860-1931).
 日比翁助作 「花ごろも」ヵ

Signed

(seal only)

Markings

Artist's seal: Ryûu
柳塢

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection