The Second National Industrial Exposition (Dainikai naikoku kangyô hakurankai)

「第二回内國勧業博覽會」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14)
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #13, photo p. 54; Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #21

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 34.8 x 70.7 cm (13 11/16 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.390a-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

楊洲周延筆

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection