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Travel during the Rule of the Shoguns: Crossing a River (Bakufu dôchû kawagoe no zu), from the series A Look at the Old Days in Color Prints (Kanko Azuma nishiki)

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Triptych: RES.53.51 (left), RES.53.52 (center), RES.53.53 (right)

Signed

Tôshû Shôgetsu 東洲勝月

Provenance

1953, anonymous gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift

Japanese, Meiji era, about 1889 (Meiji 22)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych

Accession Number

RES.53.51-3

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints