Products from the Drug Store of Takei Ryûzô (top); the Geisha Konobu of Akasaka (bottom right); Sample Kimono Pattern (bottom left), from the series Comparisons of Famous Products, the Pride of Tokyo (Tôkyô jiman meibutsu awase)

「東京じまんめいぶつ会」  「橘家円三郎」「ビラ辰」「武井龍三」「赤坂 春本小のぶ 平井ため」「見立模様蔵前天王橋染」

Japanese
Meiji era
1897 (Meiji 30), November 10
Artist Toyohara Kunichika (Japanese, 1835–1900), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Tokyo Metropolitan Central Library collection

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2000.299

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Toyohara Kunichika hitsu (on bottom right image)

豊原国周筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection