Shinmei Shrine in Shiba (Shiba Shinmeigû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 芝神明宮」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #94.9, pl. 1004; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #1.08

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.1 x 35.1 cm (8 11/16 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10082

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.584, 21.10082

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
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