Picture of Emperor and Empress Leaving Akasaka Temporary Palace (Akasaka karikôkyo goshutsumon no zu)

「赤坂假皇居御出門之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1883 (Meiji 16)
Artist Itô Seisai (Japanese, active 1904), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 71.2 cm (14 3/16 x 28 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.372a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Seisai

Markings

Artist's seals: Sei, Sai

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection