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Ikumaru

Utagawa Ikumaru

active late 1860s-70s

The Front Entrance of the Tsukiji Hotel in Tokyo
(Tokyo Tsukiji Hoterukan omotegake no zu)

signed Shokaro Ikumaru ga with artist's red Kiri seal, publisher's seal Man, hanmoto, Nihonbashi Manson, Tori-ichi (Yorozuya Magobei, year of the rooster [1873], January)

oban tate-e triptych 28 1/4 by 13 7/8 in., 71.7 by 35.4 cm

The Tsukiji Hotel in Yokohama was built in 1868, but was destroyed in a fire in 1872. The information in the cartouche identifies the height, and that it was three stories high (san shaku).

price: $ 1,700

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