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Assortment of Celebrated Beauties: A Contest of Flowers in Full Bloom (Meiyo beppin-zoroi, kaika no kisoi)

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Signed

Môsai ga

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, late 1870s

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.2 x 74.1 cm (14 1/4 x 29 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.540a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints