Tenjin Shrine at Yushima (Yushima Tenjin yashiro), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 湯しま天神社」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.12, pl. 475; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #13.2; Matsuki 1939, #141

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 x 32.8 cm (8 11/16 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8911

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.750, 11.26214, 21.8911

Title, censor’s seal, and publisher’s mark in right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

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