Kinryûzan Kannon Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan Kannon no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo, Newly Selected (Shinsen Edo meisho)

「新撰江戸名所 浅草金龍山観世音之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #66.1, pl. 628; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #43.01; Matsuki 1939, #285

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 34.8 cm (9 1/2 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1393

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1393, 06.1694

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Ichiryûsai Hiroshige ga
一立斎広重画

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection