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Sakurada Gate: Approaching the Castle on the Third Day of the Third Month (Sakurada, jôshi tôjô), from the series Flowers of Japan, Illustrated (Nihon hana zue)

「日本花図会 桜田 上巳登城」

Japanese
Meiji era
1897 (Meiji 30), June 26
Artist Ogata Gekkô (Japanese, 1859–1920), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

British Museum online cat. no. 1906,1220,0.1781

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

2016.1207

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

Refers to the assassination of Ii Naosuke in the Sakuradamon Incident of 1860.

Signed

Gekkô
月耕

Markings

Artist's seal

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016