Tsukiji Hotel (Tsukiji hoteru kan), No. 22 from the series Thirty-Six Views of Tokyo (Tôkyô sanjûrokkei)

「東京三十六景 築地ホテル館 二十二」

Japanese
Meiji era
1871 (Meiji 4), 5th month (?)
Artist Shôsai Ikkei (Japanese, active 1860s–70s), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 17.9 x 23.9 cm (7 1/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.322

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Shôsai hitsu
昇斎筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Goat 5 (?) aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:未五改ヵ
彫師:なし

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection