True View of Prosperity: Roundtrip River Steamship Service of the Ryôgoku Transportation Company (Tôkyô Ryôgoku tsûun kaisha kawa jôki ôfuku sei'ei shinkei no zu)

「東京两國通運會社川蒸滊往復盛栄真景之圖」

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10), January
Artist Utagawa Shigekiyo (Japanese, active about 1860–1890), Publisher Miura Takeaki (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #42, photo p. 13

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 35.6 x 70 cm (14 x 27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.528a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gakô Nozawa Sadakichi

Provenance

Previously owned by various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection