Souvenirs of the Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakausa Kinryûzan meibutsu), from the series Cutout Pictures of Famous Places in Edo (Harimaze Kôto meisho)

張混江都名所 「浅草金竜山 名物」

Japanese
Edo period
1852 (Kaei 5), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Izumiya Ichibei (Kansendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pl. 87 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #51.1; Matsuki 1939, #577 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 10.5 x 10 cm (4 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8829

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

(this picture unsigned)

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection