Famous Places in Tokyo: A Picture of Asakusa Kannon Park (Tôkyô meisho no uchi Asakusa Kanzeon kôen no zu)

「東京名所之内淺草觀卋音公園之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1887 (Meiji 20)
Artist Inoue Yasuji (Tankei) (Japanese, 1864–1889), Publisher Shimizu Bunzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #25

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.4 x 72.4 cm (14 3/4 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.394a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Inoue Tankei

Markings

Artist's seal: Tankei

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection