The Incomparable and Marvelous English Office Building at Yokohama (Yokohama ni oite murui zetsumyô Eikoku no yakan)

「於横浜無類絶妙英国之役館」

Japanese
Meiji era
1870 (Meiji 3), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Kunisada III (Kunimasa IV, Toyokuni V) (Japanese, 1848–1920), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.5 x 25.8 cm (14 3/4 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.91.397a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Baichôrô Kunimasa hitsu (on right sheet), Kunimasa ga (on center sheet), Konomi ni ôjite Kunimasa hitsu (on left sheet)

梅蝶楼国政筆 国政画 応好国政筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:午五改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Miss H. Louisa Brown