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The Front Entrance of the Tsukiji Hotel in Tokyo (Tôkyô Tsukiji Hoterukan omotegake no zu)

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Môsai Yoshitora ga 孟斎芳虎画

Provenance

Purchased between 1985 and 1999, probably in London or Tokyo; 2000, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: January 26, 2000)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1870 (Meiji 3), 8th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #51, photo p. 11

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.8 x 73.5 cm (14 1/2 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.536a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints