Gate of the Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa

浅草金竜山大門

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Katsukawa Shunzan (Japanese, active about 1781–1801), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 4, Victoria and Albert Museum I (1989), fig. 57 (right sheet only)

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.7 x 76 cm (15 1/4 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7535-7

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 21.7535 (right), 21.7536 (center), 21.7537 (left)

MFA impressions: 11.24858 (center sheet, key block), 21.7535-7 (complete triptych, color)

Signed

Shunzan ga (on each sheet)
春山画

Provenance

February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection