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Title

Beauties and flowers

1878


Artist

Toyohara (Yōshū) Chikanobu

Japan

1838 - 1912


About

This triptych is another of Chikanobu’s works which depict women’s pastimes. Numerous beauties and reflects the seasons both through the flowers surrounding them and in the textile patterns reflected the costumes they are wearing.


Details


Date

1878


Media category

Print


Materials used

triptych; colour woodblock print


Dimensions

37.9 x 75.9 cm overall


Credit

Gift of Craig Westgate in memory of his grandmother Freda Thomas 2019


Location

Not on display


Accession number

153.2019.a-c


Artist information

Toyohara (Yōshū) Chikanobu

Works in the collection

11