Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series Thirty-six Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto sanjûrokkei)

「東都三十六景 浅草金竜山」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Sagamiya Tôkichi (Ai-To) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 37 x 23.7 cm (14 9/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10158

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.633, 06.1083, 21.10158

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (Dog 5 aratame; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:戌五改
彫師:なし

Provenance

Acquired 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