The Emperor Reviewing the Troops (Kanpeishiki miyuki zu)

「觀兵式御幸圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20), January
Artist Sekisai Kuniyasu (Japanese, active 1880–1890s), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #24

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 75.6 cm (14 1/2 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.393a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sekisai Kuniyasu ga
石斎国保画

Markings

Artist's seal: Sekisai

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection