Emperor Meiji Leaving for Northern Japan

The emperor and government officials, led by the Imperial Guard, are off to view the completion of Hokuriku Road.

Emperor Meiji and government officials are leaving for northern Japan to view the completion of Hokuriku Road (Northern Highway of Japan) in horse carriages. The Imperial Guard leads the procession.

Toyohara Chikanobu
Gift of Lunds Auctioneers and Appraisers Ltd. Purchase Fund
c. 1878
AGGV 2004.034.001
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