Kanda Myôjin Shrine (Kanda Myôjin), from the series Famous Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 神田明神」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #103.9, pl. 1036; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #04.09; Matsuki 1939, #607

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.2 x 12.7 cm (14 5/8 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

21.7079

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection