View of Foreigner's Mansion in Yokohama
signed Oju Hiroshige ga, with publisher's seal hanmoto Tsunajima Kamekichi with combined censor and date seal, Hitsuji-san, aratame (year of the goat  3rd month, examined)
oban tate-e triptych 14 5/8 by 30 1/8 in., 37.3 by 76.5 cm
Although the title in the beautiful cartouche in the left sheet implies otherwise, the image is that of the unmistakable façade and front entrance to the Tsukiji Hotel, which was build in 1868 and destroyed by a fire in 1872.
(inv. no. 10-4938)
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March 4, 2021
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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