Saruwaka-machi District and Kinryûzan Temple Seen from Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama Saruwaka-machi Kinryûzan), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 真乳山猿若町金龍山」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 11th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.40, pl. 913; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #19.38

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.9 x 34 cm (8 5/8 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1546

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9985, 54.1546

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Ox 11
No blockcutter's mark

改印:米良、渡辺、丑十一
彫師:なし

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper