Crowd at the Year-end Fair at Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan toshi no ichi gunshû), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 浅草金龍山年之市群集」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #51.1, pl. 478; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.01; Tanba 1965, #191; Matsuki 1939, #26

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.7 x 37.2 cm (9 3/4 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9866

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1326, 11.24924, 11.39275, 11.39276, 20.77, 21.9866

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

November 1912, 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