Asakusa: Kinryûzan Temple and Ryôunkaku, from the series True Views of Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô shinkei meisho)

「東都真景名所 浅草 金龍山並びに凌雲閣」

Japanese
Meiji era
1890–1912 (Meiji 23–45)
Artist Yôsai Nobukazu (Japanese, 1872–1944), Publisher Takekawa Unokichi (Unosuke) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38 x 26 cm (14 15/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.235

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Nobukazu ga
延一画

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection