Report of the People Living in Perfect Contentment (Denbun banmin kofuku): Empress and Ladies-in-Waiting Making Cotton Strings to Aid Wounded Troops in the Kagoshima Rebellion

「伝聞 万民鼓腹」

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10), June 4
Artist Utagawa Fusatane (Japanese, active 1854–1888), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 73.8 cm (14 3/16 x 29 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.17a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Osai Fusatane hitsu; Gakô Murai Shizume

応需桜斎房種筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection