'Toshogu Shrine, Ueno' from the series 'True Pictures of Famous Places in Tokyo'

 This beautiful print depicts visitors entering Toshogu Shrine on a snowy evening.  Overhead is the large gate entrance to the shrine.  Yasuji introduced this print c1882-86.  He was a student of Kobayashi, Kiyochika, and his talent was noted to be excetional.  Unfortunately, he died at the age of 25.  This print likely dates to c1930, during a booming tourist trade.  This print measures 3.5" x 5.5", and it is handsomely framed in a frame measuring 7" x 9".  It is in fine condition.     PS74/9246       $75

After Yasuji (Yasujiro), Inoue (1864-1889) 'Toshogu Shrine, Ueno'