Red Maple Leaves at Kaian-ji temple (Kaianji kôyô no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 海案寺紅葉ノ図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #51.7, pls. 482-483; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.04; Matsuki 1939, #14

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 38.6 cm (9 5/8 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.69

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.24933, 20.69, 21.9858, 21.9859

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Adams Collection