Tôeizan Temple at Ueno (Ueno Tôeizan), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 上野東叡山」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #68.2, pls. 611-612; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #62.02; Matsuki 1939, #64

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.4 x 37.9 cm (9 5/8 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.37

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2137, 20.37, 21.9844, RES.54.117

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1920, gift of Henry Adams (b. 1838 - d. 1919) to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 22, 1920)

Credit Line

Gift of Adams Collection