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Presenting the Portentous Eagle to the Emperor (Reiyô hôken no zu)

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MFA impressions: 2000.287a-c, 2000.380.36a-c

Signed

Gekkô

Marks

Artist's seal: Kagyôrô

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1894 (Meiji 27), November

Catalogue Raisonné

Okamoto, Impressions of the Front (1983), #32

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 72.3 cm (14 x 28 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.380.26a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints