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Celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the Transfer of the Capital to Tokyo (Tento sanjûnen shukugakai)

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Signed

Yôsai Chikanobu (on left sheet only)

Provenance

Between 1985 and 1995, gift of Pauline Epstein (d. 1995) to her daughter and son-in law, Barbara and Michael Stedman; 2009, gift of Barbara and Michael Stedman to the MFA. (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Michael and Barbara Stedman in memory of Pauline Epstein

Japanese, Meiji era, 1897 (Meiji 30), April

Dimensions

Vertical ôban hexaptych; 34.8 x 143 cm (13 11/16 x 56 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5131a-f

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints