Pilgrims Climbing Up at Hôrai-ji Temple in Mikawa Province (Sanshû Hôrai-ji gyôja-goe), from the series Famous Places of Our Country (Honchô meisho)

「本朝名所 三州鳳来寺 行者越」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837 (Tenpô 8)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #82.05

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 37.4 cm (9 5/8 x 14 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.51

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 20.51, 21.8927

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Gift of Adams Collection