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Opening of the Nô Stage at the Kôyôkan Theatre (Kôyôkan Nô dai kai no zu)

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Signed

Yôshû Chikanobu hitsu 楊洲周延筆

Marks

Blockcutter's mark: Horikô Ginjirô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1881 (Meiji 14), July 15

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #4, photo p. 28

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37 x 73.8 cm (14 9/16 x 29 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.489a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints