Rain at Azuma Bridge below Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan shita Azuma-bashi uchû bô), from the series Famous Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 浅草金龍山下東橋雨中望」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1837–38 (Tenpô 8–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Fujiokaya Hikotarô (Shôgendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #103.2, pl. 1029; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, chûtanzaku #04.02

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 38 x 14 cm (14 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.7077

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1424, 11.1947, 21.7077

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

Spring 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright in Japan; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection