Sannô Shrine at the Nagata Riding Grounds (Nagatababa Sannôgû), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
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
Horizontal ôban; 22.3 x 34.6 cm (8 3/4 x 13 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
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.
Censor's seal: (kiwame; in lower right margin, cut off of this impression)
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection