Famous Places in Tokyo: Illustration of the Emperor and Empress Leaving the Temporary Imperial Palace at Akasaka (Tôkyô meisho no uchi: Akasaka kari kôkyo goshutsumon no zu)

「東京名所之内 赤坂仮皇居御出門之図」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14), November 4
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894), Publisher Hirano Denkichi (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 33.5 x 70.5 cm (13 3/16 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.476a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ôju Hiroshige, Gakô Andô Tokubei
応需広重

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection