True view of Ueno in Tokyo and Takasaki town

Maker(s)
Artist: Inoue Yasuji (1864-1889)
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 1884
Medium
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 37.2 x 73 cm (14 5/8 x 28 3/4 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift--the Elizabeth D. Woodbury collection of prints from Meiji Japan
Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
S1999.40a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Print
Type

Woodblock print

Keywords
city, Elizabeth D. Woodbury collection, Japan, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), train, triptych, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From the 1960s to 1999
Elizabeth D. Woodbury, Japan and Alexandria, VA, purchased in Japan in the 1960s [1]

From 1999
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, given by Elizabeth D. Woodbury in 1999

Notes:

[1] According to Provenance Remark 1 in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Elizabeth D. Woodbury

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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