The Post Office at Motomachi-dori (Motomachi-dôri yûbinkyoku), from the series Competition of Famous Places in Yokohama (Yokohama meishokyô)

「横浜名勝竸 本町通郵便局」

Japanese
Meiji era
Artist Utagawa Kunimatsu (Japanese, 1855–1944)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 32.1 x 21.4 cm (12 5/8 x 8 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.477

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kunimatsu

Markings

Artist's seal: toshidama

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection