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Sakurada Gate: Approaching the Castle on the Third Day of the Third Month (Sakurada, jôshi tôjô), from the series Flowers of Japan, Illustrated (Nihon hana zue)
「日本花図会 桜田 上巳登城」
British Museum online cat. no. 1906,1220,0.1781
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
Refers to the assassination of Ii Naosuke in the Sakuradamon Incident of 1860.
Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016