An Accurate Depiction of the Joint Venture Horse Racing Event at Ueno Park and Shinobazu Pond (Ueno Shinobazu ike kyôdô keibakai shinzu)

「上野不忍池共同競馬会真図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1884 (Meiji 17), October
Artist Nabeta Gyokuei (Japanese, 1847–after 1902), Publisher Katsuki Yoshikatsu (Japanese), Publisher Takekawa Seikichi (Sawamuraya Seikichi) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.6 x 75.8 cm (14 13/16 x 29 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.224a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Yôdô Gyokuei, Gakô Nabeta Yoshiyasu (both on left sheet)
楊堂玉英、画工鍋田吉資

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection