Shôhô-ji at Mii-dera Temple (Mii Shôhô-ji), from the series Eight Views of Ômi (Ômi hakkei no uchi)

「近江八景 三井正法寺」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 7th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Enshûya Matabei (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 231, fan prints #23.7; Matsuki and Yamada, Ichiryûsai Hiroshige dansen-e (1924), #104

Dimensions

Uchiwa-e on horizontal aiban sheet; 22.3 x 29.2 cm (8 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10093

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe, Rat 7
No blockcutter's mark
Collector's seal: unidentified
改印:米良、渡辺、子七
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1915, 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