Kan'ei-ji Temple at Tôeizan (Tôeizan Kan'ei-ji), from an untitled series of famous places in Edo

江戸名所 「東叡山寛永寺」

Japanese
Edo period
Attributed to Kitao Shigemasa (Japanese, 1739–1820), Falsely attributed to Suzuki Harunobu (Japanese, 1725–1770)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagata et al, The New York and New Jersey Ukiyo-e Collection (exh. cat., 1997), the series: #s 44-8, cat. entry by Yôsuke Katô, p. 211 (this design not mentioned)

Dimensions

Vertical koban (half aiban); 22.7 x 15.9 cm (8 15/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.4495

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA prints in the series: 06.576-06.578, 21.4488-21.4495

Signed

False signature: Harunobu ga

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from 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