Visit by His Imperial Majesty to the Combined Exercises of Army and Navy Forces (Teikoku riku-kaigun dai enshû miyuki no zu)

「皇国陸海軍大演習御幸之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1890 (Meiji 23), March
Artist Yôshû Chikanobu (Hashimoto Chikanobu) (Japanese, 1838–1912), Publisher Tsunajima Kamekichi (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), pp. 30-1, figs. 5-7; Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #22, photo p. 65; Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #13, no photo

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 x 75 cm (14 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.499a-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

楊洲周延

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection