Waterfall

Japanese
Meiji era
1869 (Meiji 2), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada II (Kunimasa III, Toyokuni IV) (Japanese, 1823–1880), Publisher Iseya Tatsugorô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban, creped

Accession Number

2000.259

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

One sheet of incomplete triptych.

Signed

Ôju Kunisada hitsu
応需国貞筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Snake 3 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:巳三改
彫師:なし

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection