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), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


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; 25 x 37.9 cm (9 13/16 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9859

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

November 1919, acquired by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection