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A Year of Abundance and Prosperity in the Reign (Hôsai miyo no sakae): Sumô Matches Held in the Presence of the Emperor

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Signed

Yasuji

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1887 (Meiji 20)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.2 x 75 cm (14 1/4 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.225a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints