Travel during the Rule of the Shoguns: Crossing a River (Bakufu dôchû kawagoe no zu), from the series A Look at the Old Days in Color Prints (Kanko Azuma nishiki)

「歓古東錦 幕府道中川越之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1889 (Meiji 22)
Artist Tôshû Shôgetsu (Japanese, active about 1870–1900), Publisher Katada Chôjirô (Hori Chô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.53.51-3

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: RES.53.51 (left), RES.53.52 (center), RES.53.53 (right)

Signed

Tôshû Shôgetsu
東洲勝月

Provenance

1953, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift