Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 浅草金龍山之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 681; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #72.01; Matsuki 1939, #106

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 35.5 cm (9 1/2 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

21.9848

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.17321, 21.9848

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Muramatsu
No blockcutter's mark
改印:村松
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 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