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The Household of the Shogun Visiting the Shrine at Nikko (Shôgun ke Nikkô goshasan no zu), from the series A Look at the Old Days in Color Prints (Kanko Azuma nishiki)

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Inscription

Signed

Tôshû Shôgetsu 東洲勝月

Marks

Artist's seals: Shô, Getsu

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1889 (Meiji 22), May

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.9 x 74.9 cm (14 15/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.43a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints