Title page for the series Views in Tokyo in twelve sheets (Tôkyô meisho, jûni yô)

「東京名所 十二葉」

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


Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2000.62.1

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Sessai

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection