The Phoenix Carriage Leaving Nishi-no-maru of the Imperial Palace to Attend a Military Review at Aoyama (Nishinomaru kokyo yori Aoyama kanpeishiki hôôsha miyuki no zu)

「西丸皇居ヨリ青山觀兵式鳳凰車御奉之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1892 (Meiji 25), printed January, published February
Artist Yôsai Nobukazu (Japanese, 1872–1944), Artist Nagamatsu Sakugorô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Morse, ed., Reinventing Tokyo (2012), #27; Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 73.2 cm (14 5/8 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.398a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôsai Nobukazu hitsu

楊斎延一筆

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

Previous to 2000, purchased by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection