Illustration of the Second Exposition in Ueno (Dai nikai Ueno hakurankai no zu)

「第二回上野博覽會之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), March
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894), Publisher Hiranoya Shinzô (Aikindô)


Catalogue Raisonné

Morse, ed., Reinventing Tokyo (2012), #24; Swinton, Terrific Tokyo (1999), #22

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 73.2 cm (14 1/2 x 28 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.391a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Provenance

Previous to 2000, purchased by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of MFA by Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection