Constitution Ceremony Great Festival: The Royal Phoenix Carriage, A Picture of the Imperial Passage through the Streets of the Capital

Yoshu Chikanobu, Japanese, 1838 - 1912

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February 6, 1889 (12th year of the Meiji Era)

Color woodcut on paper

Sheet: 14 1/2 × 28 11/16 in. (36.8 × 72.8 cm)

Mount: 15 7/16 × 31 9/16 in. (39.2 × 80.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Brook I. Martin and Susan Rae Sampson

2013.60.1

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, Japan

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Cartouche, upper left (title): Constitution Ceremony Great Festival: The Royal Phoenix Carriage; cartouche, upper right (subtitle): A Picture of the Imperial Passage through the Streets of the Capital; cartouche, lower right (publisher): 12th year of the Meiji Era (1889); February 6th / Shitaya District; Shitya ward #12; Publisher: Yokoyama Ryohachi / Small cartouche lower right (artist): Yoshu Chikanobub hitsu (from the brush of Chikanobu) + artist's seal

Provenance

Brook I. Martin and Susan Rae Sampson; given to present collection, 2013.

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