Eight Views of the Sumida River: Evening Bell at Kinryûzan Temple (Sumidagawa hakkei, Kinryûzan bansho), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所之内 隅田川八景 金龍山晩鐘」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 989; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #11.3; Matsuki 1939, #372

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 21.9 x 33.6 cm (8 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9757

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

Censor's seal: kiwame

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection