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Visit of the Empress to the Field Hospital [in Hiroshima] (Yasen byôin gyôkô no zu)

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Title at upper edge of center sheet, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seal: Kobayashi

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1895 (Meiji 28)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #25, no photo; Tanba, Nishiki-e ni miru Meiji tennô to Meiji jidai (1966), #266

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.5 x 71 cm (14 x 27 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.512a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints