Nishi Hongan-ji Temple at Tsukiji (Tsukiji Nishi Gomonzeki), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 築地西御門跡」

Japanese
Edo period
1854 (Kaei 7/Ansei 1), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.35, pls. 906-907; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #19.33

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.6 x 35.5 cm (9 11/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

21.10011

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seals: aratame, Tiger 11
No blockcutter's mark
改印:改、寅十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

November 1912, 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