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Famous Places in Tokyo: Illustration of the Emperor and Empress Leaving the Temporary Imperial Palace at Akasaka (Tôkyô meisho no uchi: Akasaka kari kôkyo goshutsumon no zu)

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Signed

Ôju Hiroshige, Gakô Andô Tokubei

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1881 (Meiji 14), November 4

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 33.5 x 70.5 cm (13 3/16 x 27 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.476a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints