Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika
Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection
Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28), August
Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #60, photo p. 110; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #101; Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #84
Vertical ôban triptych; 35.8 x 71.6 cm (14 1/8 x 28 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper