True View of Azuma-bashi Iron Bridge in Asakusa (Asakusa Azuma-bashi tekkyô no shinkei), from the series Famous Sights of Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho zue)

「東京名所図会 浅草吾妻橋 鉄橋之真景」 「正面ヨリ見ルの図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1888 (Meiji 21)
Artist Nagashima Shungyô (Japanese, 1882–1905), Publisher Hasegawa Tsunejirô (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.3 x 24 cm (14 5/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.291

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inset: View form the Front (Shômen yori miru no zu)

Signed

Môsai Shungyô ga

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection