Benten Shrine in Shinobazu Pond (Shinobazu no ike Benten no yashiro), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 不忍の池弁天の社」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #15.08

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.6 x 35 cm (8 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2138

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1665, 11.2138, 11.2285

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松、吉村
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection