Spring Felicitations in Japanese Brocade (Wakin haru no kotobuki)

「倭錦春乃寿」

Japanese
Meiji era
1885 (Meiji 18)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Komiya(ma) Shôhei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #6, photo p. 27

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.7 x 69.9 cm (14 1/16 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.492a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu (on left sheet)

楊洲周延筆

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection