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Illustration of the Meeting with Taewongun at the Korean Royal Palace (Chôsen ôjô Tai-in-kun sanden no zu)

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Signed

Yôsai Nobukazu hitsu

Marks

Blockcutter's mark: Hori Toku Artist's seal: Yôsai

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1894 (Meiji 27), August

Catalogue Raisonné

Kang Duksang, ed., Nishiki-e no naka no Chôsen to Chûgoku (2007), #65; Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #40, no photo

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 69.8 cm (14 3/16 x 27 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.526a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints