Akabane Bridge and Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Akabane Zôjô-ji), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 芝赤羽根増上寺」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #119.6, pl. 1208; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 236, horizontal chûban #27.07

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 15.2 x 21.2 cm (6 x 8 1/3 in.)

Accession Number

54.1548

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
改印:なし

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper