Requires Photography

No. 9, Benten Shrine in Shinobazu Pond (Shinobazu-ike Benten), from the series Forty-Eight Famous Views of Edo (Edo meisho yonjûhakkei)

「江戸名所四十八景 第九 不忍池弁天」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical chûban

Accession Number

2016.1227

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1742, 11.20557, 11.26419, 2016.1227

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Monkey 12 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:申十二改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of the Anne Gordon Keidel Trust of June 2016