The Ministry of the Navy (Kaigunshô) and ... Bridge, from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho)

「東京名所 」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1898 (Meiji 31)
Artist Hattori Sessai (Japanese, second half of the 19th century)


Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.6 x 24.7 cm (6 15/16 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.62.5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kyosen

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection