View of Ueno Park in Snow (Ueno kôen sekkei), from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho)
about 1898 (Meiji 31)
Artist Kawasaki Kyosen (Japanese, 1877–1942)
Edo Tokyo Museum, Hakuran toshi Edo Tôkyô (1993), #3-34 (with English title and date 1898)
Horizontal chûban; 17.6 x 24.7 cm (6 15/16 x 9 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Lithograph; ink and color on paper
Not On View
Album of 12 horizontal sheets (3 by Raisai, 9 by Kyosen) plus vertical title page (by Raisai): 2000.62.1 to 2000.62.13. There were additional prints in the series, by these and other artists; some of them have the name and address of Osaka publisher Nagano Risuke, and the date 1898.
Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.
Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection