Meiji Emperor Reviewing Troops, 1889

by Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889)

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Meiji Emperor Reviewing Troops, 1889 by Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889)

Original Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889) Japanese Woodblock Print
Meiji Emperor Reviewing Troops, 1889

Comments - Handsome scene of the Meiji Emperor reviewing Imperial Army Troops. He rides a brown horse at center, wearing a military uniform and a cap topped with a feathered plume. At left, an officer on horseback leads the procession carrying a flag with the Imperial chrysanthemum while troops stand at attention around a large parade ground. A few tents can be seen in the distance at upper right. Nicely detailed with burnishing on the black uniforms.

Artist - Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889)

Image Size - 13 3/4" x 27 3/4" + margins as shown

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Three attached panels. Remnants of paper hinge mounts on reverse at top edge. A few small holes and thinning spots, repaired. Creasing and wrinkling, slight toning and soiling, a few spots. Please note, due to the size, this print may be shipped rolled. Please see photos for details.

Meiji Emperor Reviewing Troops, 1889 by Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889)
Meiji Emperor Reviewing Troops, 1889 by Yasuji Inoue (1864 - 1889)

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