Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 浅草金龍山」

Japanese
Edo period
1840s
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #97.2, pls. 958-959

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.2 x 37.1 cm (9 15/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2024

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Sakai dates the first edition (pl. 958) as 1839-42 and the second edition (pl. 959) as 1843-47.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

改印:なし

Provenance

October 16, 1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection