Panoramic View from the Precincts of the Kanda Myôjin Shrine (Kanda Myôjin keidai chôbô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 神田明神境内眺望」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1846–47 (Kôka 3–4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #82.4, pls. 795-796; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #71.04; Tanba 1965, #222

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.4 x 34 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1029

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1029, 11.2106

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection