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His Imperial Majesty, the Commander-in-Chief, Arriving in the Capital in Triumph (Daigenshi heika gaisen gochakkyô no zu)

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Signed

Baichôsai

Marks

Artist's seal: Kokunimasa

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28), printed April 20, published April 26

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #61, photo p. 111; Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 74.8 cm (14 3/4 x 29 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.401a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints