CALL NUMBER: FP 2 - Chadbourne, no. 55 (D size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-USZC4-10933 (color film copy transparency)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: Japanese triptych print showing jockeys on horseback racing around a track surrounding a lake. A Japanese military officer and Japanese women view the race from an elaborately decorated grandstand. Animals and objects fall from the sky.
MEDIUM: 1 print on hōsho paper (3 sheets) : woodcut, color ; 35.9 x 71.2 cm. (each block), 37 x 72.1 cm. (each sheet)
CREATED/PUBLISHED: Japan : Fukuda Kamajirō, 1885.
Hashimoto, Chikanobu, 1838-1912, artist, engraver.
Title from item.
Signature: Yōshū Chikanobu fude; Hashimoto Naoyoshi (engraver).
Triptych, one mount.
Annotations, stamps, etc. on verso of print: 20; 47623a; 4715-1.
Earlier control number: 4715-1.
Gift; Mrs. E. Crane Chadbourne; 1930; (DLC/PP-1930:47623a).
Forms part of: Chadbourne collection of Japanese prints (Library of Congress).
Source of name (100): Lane, p. 214.
Horse racing--Japan--Tokyo--1880-1890. Military officers--Japanese--Japan--Tokyo--1880-1890. Japanese--Women--Japan--Tokyo--1880-1890.
Woodcuts Japanese Color 1880-1890.Triptychs Japanese Color 1880-1890.
PART OF: Chadbourne collection of Japanese prints (Library of Congress)
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (color film copy transparency) cph 3g10933 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3g10933
CONTROL #: 2002700182
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