The Messenger of HIs Highness Prince Kan'in Accomplishes His Important Mission (Kan'in no miya denka denreishi no tainin o zen suru zu)

「閑院宮殿下 伝令使ノ大任ヲ全スル図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1894 (Meiji 27)
Artist Tsukioka Kôgyo (Japanese, 1869–1927)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schaap & Rimer, Beauty of Silence (2010), #2

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.3 cm (14 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.35a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Publication information in left margin, cut off of this impression; in the impression illustrated in Schaap & Rimer, it is partly visible but not legible.

Signed

Kôgyo
耕漁

Markings

Artist's seal

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection