Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 浅草金龍山」

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), pl. 918; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #17.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 34.1 cm (8 11/16 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10051

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.770, 21.10051

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

May 1916, 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