19th Century Japanese Woodblock
Dragon Boat Triptich
Three colorful Oban format Japanese woodblocks form this marvelous scene of a Meiji period excursion on a dragon boat. Women in traditional costume, accompanied by men in western style military uniforms, with French-style tricorne hats. Click on the individual sections for an enlarged view!
There is some paper loss on along the edge of the left sheet, and the lower right corner of the right hand sheet.