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Passengers Disembarking at a Railway Station; frontispiece illustration

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Possibly from the book The Flowered Robe (Hanagoromo), 1899, by Hibi Ôsuke (1860-1931).

Signed

(seal only)

Marks

Artist's seal: Ryûu 柳塢

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1899 (Meiji 32)

Catalogue Raisonné

Yamada, Mokuhan kuchi-e sôran (2005), p. 84 (no photo)

Accession Number

2000.318

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints