His Imperial Majesty's Funeral Outside Nijûbashi (Nijûbashi-gai Gotaisô no zu)

「二重橋外 御大葬之図」

Japanese
Taishô era
1912 (Meiji 45/Taishô 1), September
Artist Yasuda Hanpo (Japanese, 1889–1947), Publisher Takekawa Unokichi (Unosuke) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #132; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #305

Dimensions

Vertical ôban hexaptych; 38.2 x 153.1 cm (15 1/16 x 60 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.538a-f

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hanpô kinga (respectfully drawn)
半哺謹画

Markings

Artist's seal: Hôtô
Carver: Seiwadô tô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection