Cover for the series Eight Superb Views of Kanazawa (Kanazawa hasshô zu)

「金沢八勝図 武州金沢 金竜院蔵」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Dimensions

Vertical yotsugiri (quarter ôban); 22.3 x 14.1 cm (8 3/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6811

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Subtitle: Collection of the Kinryû-in in Kanazawa, Musashi Province (Bushû Kanazawa Kinryû-in zô)

Provenance

May 1915, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection