Famous Places in Tokyo: Yasukuni Shrine on Kudanzaka Hill (Tôkyô meisho no uchi, Kudanzaka jô Yasukuni jinja no zu)

「東京名所之内九段坂上靖國神社之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1880 (Meiji 13), March 1
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894), Publisher Tsunemasa (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #21, no photo

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.8 x 75.6 cm (14 7/8 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.507a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Gakö: Nan...ya Andö Tokubei

Signed

Hiroshige ga zu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection