Kanda Myôjin Shrine (Kanda Myôjin), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 神田明神」

Japanese
Edo period
1857 (Ansei 4), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Moriya Jihei (Kinshindô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #88.4, pl. 920; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #17.4

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.2 cm (10 1/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.769

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.769, 06.1502

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Snake 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、巳九
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection