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Famous Places in Tokyo: The Garden of Yasukuni Shrine at the Top of Kudanzaka Slope (Tôkyô meisho Kudanzaka jô Yasukuni jinja niwa chû no kei)

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Signed

Ryûsai Hiroshige

Marks

Artist's seal: Hiro

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1882 (Meiji 15), February 13

Catalogue Raisonné

Yasukuni Jinja Yûshûkan, Tôkyô meisho nishiki-e ten (1986), #22

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 75.1 cm (14 1/2 x 29 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.227a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints