San'enzan Zôjô-ji Temple (San'enzan Zôjô-ji zu), from the series The Eastern Capital (Tôto)

「東都 三園山増上寺図」

Japanese
Edo period
Artist Shôtei Hokuju (Japanese, 1763–1824), Publisher Yamamotoya Heikichi (Eikyûdô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Toyama, The Western-style Colour Prints in Japan (1936), pl. 127 (Yamamotoya ed.)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.5 x 37.7 cm (10 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.276

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1358 (pub. Nishimuraya Yohachi), 50.276 (Yamamotoya Heikichi), 54.319 (Nishimuraya Yohachi), RES.54.179 (Nishimuraya Yohachi)

Signed

Hokuju ga

北寿画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame

改印:極

Provenance

1950, purchased by the MFA from an unidentified source.

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund