Saigo Ryusei Kubi jitsu ken
Presentation of the Head of Saigo to the Prince Arisogawa

Artist:
Yamazaki Toshinobu (Japanese, active ca. 1857–1886)
Period:
Meiji period (1868–1912)
Date:
Oct. 16, 1877 (Meiji 10)
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
One sheet of a triptych of polychrome woodblock prints; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Triptych 14 x 27 11/16 in. (35.5 x 70.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1959
Accession Number:
JP3226
Not on view
Signature: Toshinobu ga (?)
Lincoln Kirstein , New York (until 1959; donated to MMA).