The Household of the Shogun Visiting the Shrine at Nikko (Shôgun ke Nikkô goshasan no zu), from the series A Look at the Old Days in Color Prints (Kanko Azuma nishiki)

「歓古東錦 将軍家日光御社参之図」

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


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.9 x 74.9 cm (14 15/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.43a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Tôshû Shôgetsu
東洲勝月

Markings

Artist's seals: Shô, Getsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection