Fukagawa Hachiman Shrine (Fukagawa Hachimangû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 深川八幡宮」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Ansei 1), 4th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.38, pl. 911; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #19.36

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.9 x 34.2 cm (8 5/8 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1547

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10008, 53.434 (drawing), 54.1547

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 4
No blockcutter's mark

改印:改、寅四
彫師: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