Tôeizan Temple at Ueno (Ueno Tôeizan), from the harimaze series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
「東都名所 上野東叡山」 （張交）
about 1843–44 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #49.3; Tanba 1965, #464 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #573 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 18.5 x 17.5 cm (7 5/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a series of five sheets with three small designs each, for a total of fifteen views. On this sheet: 21.7097 (Shin Yoshiwara), 21.8833 (Takanawa), 21.8834 (Ueno).
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
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