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Cherry Blossoms at the Palace: Felicitations for a Thousand Ages (Gosho sakura chiyo no kotobuki)

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The Imperial Family Blessed with an Heir.

Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu 楊洲周延筆

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1880 (Meiji 13), December 20

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 75.3 cm (14 9/16 x 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.238a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints