An Accurate Depiction of the Garden of Yasukuni Shrine at the Top of Kudanzaka Slope (Kudanzaka jô Yasukuni jinja teinai shinzu)

「九段坂上靖国神社庭内真図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21), March 10
Artist Inoue Yasuji (Tankei) (Japanese, 1864–1889), Publisher Ôkura Magobei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Yasukuni Jinja Yûshûkan, Tôkyô meisho nishiki-e ten (1986), #29

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 76.7 cm (14 7/8 x 30 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.231a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Tankei ga

Markings

Blockcutter's mark: Umezawa tô
Artist's seal: Tankei

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection