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, 1894 (Meiji 27)
Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #24, photo p. 67; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #92; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #130
Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 72.1 cm (14 x 28 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper