The Naval Institute at Tsukiji (Tsukiji kaigunshô), from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho zue)

「東京名勝図会 築地海軍省」

Japanese
Meiji era
1873 (Meiji 6), February
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894), Publisher Maruya Tetsujirô (Enjudô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.2 x 24 cm (13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.272

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

Censor's seal: Chicken 2
No blockcutter's mark

改印:酉弐
彫師:なし

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection