Popular and Prosperous Pleasure Quarters: The Inamoto House (Zensei kuruwa no nigiwai: Inamoto tôrô)

「全盛廓の賑ひ 稲本楼」

Japanese
Meiji era
1879 (Meiji 12)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.2 x 75 cm (14 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.116a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Chikanobu hitsu

周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection