Visit by the Empress to the General Staff Headquarters [to Present a Tray of Bandages] (Sanbô honbu gyôkei no zu)

「参謀本部行啓之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1895 (Meiji 28)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 71 cm (14 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.27a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika (on right sheet)

Markings

Artist's seals: Kiyo, chika

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection