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The Phoenix Carriage Leaving Nishi-no-maru of the Imperial Palace to Attend a Military Review at Aoyama (Nishinomaru kokyo yori Aoyama kanpeishiki hôôsha miyuki no zu)

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Signed

Yôsai Nobukazu hitsu

Marks

Artist's seal: Toshidama

Provenance

Previous to 2000, purchased by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1892 (Meiji 25), printed January, published February

Catalogue Raisonné

Morse, ed., Reinventing Tokyo (2012), #27; Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.1 x 73.2 cm (14 5/8 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.398a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints