signed in sumi ink, Yoshida, with artist's seal Hiroshi, with jizuri (self-printed) seal on upper left margin, followed by the date, Showa juninen saku (made in Showa 12 ), and the title, Toshogu, with English title printed on the bottom margin, Toshogu Shrine, followed by pencil signature Hiroshi Yoshida
dai oban tate-e 16 1/8 by 10 3/4 in., 40.8 by 27.3 cm
This is the Omotemon or Niomon (Nio gate) at the entrance to the Toshogu Shrine in Nikko. Yoshida revisited this subject with a large format horizontal woodblock print, Gold Gate, in 1941.
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