The Ekô-in in Honjô (Honjô Ekô-in), from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho zue)

「東京名勝図会 本所 回向院」

Japanese
Meiji era
1869 (Meiji 2), 5th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige III (Japanese, 1842–1894), Publisher Hiranoya Shinzô (Aikindô)


Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 5 (1977), p. 99; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 2 (1935), p. 133

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 25 cm (14 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.25

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.45391.20, RES.47.25

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu

廣重筆

Markings

Censor's seal: Snake 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark

改印:巳五改
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude H. Shurtleff