Original woodblock print, Triptych - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - "Hōraikan kōki no asobi” 蓬莱館高貴の遊 (High Class Games at the Horai Hall) - 1885

Description
Original woodblock print, Triptych - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - "Hōraikan kōki no asobi” 蓬莱館高貴の遊 (High Class Games at the Horai Hall) - 1885
Reasonable condition, see description

Original woodblock print, Triptych - Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912) - "Hōraikan kōki no asobi” 蓬莱館高貴の遊 (High Class Games at the Horai Hall) - 1885

It is an ukiyo e triptych designed by yōshūchikanobu in 1885.

It depicts the morning sun, crane, pine tree and bamboo, a noble lady dancing dancing.

These depicting things are said to be auspicious in Japan.

This year is also the year when the first cabinet in Japan was established and has meaning as a symbol of new things.

37.5×24.2×0.1× 3 sheets

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print, Triptych
Material
Paper
Period
1885
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Toyohara Yoshu Chikanobu (1838-1912)
Attribution
Original
Title of artwork
"Hōraikan kōki no asobi” 蓬莱館高貴の遊 (High Class Games at the Horai Hall)
Condition
Reasonable condition, see description
Dimensions
37.5×24.2×0.1 cm
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