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True View of the Yasukuni Shrine on Kudanzaka Hill in Tokyo (Tôkyô Kudanzaka jô Yasukuni jinja shinkei)

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Signed

Inoue Tankei

Marks

Artist's seal: Tankei

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Japanese, Meiji era, 1887 (Meiji 20), December 10

Catalogue Raisonné

Sharf, Imaging Meiji (1997), #47, no photo; Yasukuni Jinja Yûshûkan, Tôkyô meisho nishiki-e ten (1986), #26

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36 x 70.7 cm (14 3/16 x 27 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2000.533a-c

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints