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The Naval Institute at Tsukiji (Tsukiji kaigunshô), from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho zue)

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Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Chicken 2 No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1873 (Meiji 6), February

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.2 x 24 cm (13 7/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.272

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints