Artist: Toyohara Chikanobu
Title: Cherry Blossoms Party — Chiyoda Ooku Ohanami
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Description: Friday, 1 December 2006 Title Cherry Blossom Viewing - Ladies of Chiyoda Palace Artist Chikanobu Toyohara 1838-1912 Signature yoshu Chikanobu Seal artist's seal Dated 1894 Publisher Fukuda Kumajiro Medium/Technique Woodblock print Impression fair … embossed Colors excellent - very good … burnishing Condition good - fair … the right and the middle sheets pasted together, slightly soiled, album backing partially removed. Middle Sheet: red ink stains. Right Sheet: a separation (2 inch long) at the top end of the seam, a tear (1 inch long) at the top edge, red ink stains on the middle face and on the lower area. Description "Chiyoda no Oh-oku" (The Ladies of Chiyoda Palace). Court ladies are enjoying the cherry blossoms and games at a park. Format 3 Oban tate-e Width Item 28.0 inches = 71.0 cm Height Item 14.0 inches = 35.5 cm