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Visit by His Imperial Majesty to the Combined Exercises of Army and Navy Forces (Teikoku riku-kaigun dai enshû miyuki no zu)

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Yôshû Chikanobu 楊洲周延

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, 1890 (Meiji 23), March

Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), #22, photo p. 65; Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #13, no photo

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 x 75 cm (14 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.499a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints