Presenting the Portentous Eagle to the Emperor (Reiyô hôken no zu)

「霊鷹奉獻之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27), December
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Takekawa Risaburô (Chikusendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.287a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 2000.287a-c, 2000.380.36a-c

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal: Kagyôrô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection