Shinbashi Railroad Inn (Shinbashi tetsudô ryô), from the series Illustrations of Famous Places in Modern Tokyo (Tôkyô kaika meisho zue no uchi)

「東京開華名所図絵之内 しんばし 鉄道寮」

Japanese
Meiji era
1875 (Meiji 8)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36 x 24 cm (14 3/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.321

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

広重筆

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection