Illustration of the Diet Building (Kokkai Gijidô no zu)

「國會議事堂之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1890 (Meiji 23), April
Artist Tôshû Shôgetsu (Japanese, active about 1870–1900), Publisher Nagamatsu Sakugorô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

2000.133a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Tôshû Shôgetsu

東洲勝月

Markings

Artist's seal: Shôgetsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection