Hongan-ji Temple at Asakusa in Edo (Tôto Asakusa hongan-ji), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjûrokkei)

「富嶽三十六景 東都浅草本願寺」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1830–31 (Tenpô 1–2)
Artist Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, 1760–1849), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 16 (1981), p. 229, horizontal ôban #18.04

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.2 x 37.2 cm (9 15/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.231

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.810, 11.17626, 21.6779, 54.231

Signed

Saki no Hokusai Iitsu hitsu

前北斎為一筆

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24