Sannô Shrine at the Nagata Riding Grounds (Nagatababa Sannôgû), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 永田馬場山王宮」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #51.23, pl. 497; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.16; Matsuki 1939, #21

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 34.6 cm (8 3/4 x 13 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9853

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.756, *11.24936 (deaccessioned in 2012), 11.26200, 20.72, 21.9853, 21.9854

Censor’s seal and publisher’s mark in the lower right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in lower right margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

Provenance

February 1916, purchased 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