The Hall of Thirty-three Bays in Fukagawa (Fukagawa Sanjûsangendô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 深川三拾三間堂」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #54.17, pl. 523; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #64.12; Matsuki 1939, #47

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.5 cm (9 5/8 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9889

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

There are two editions of this series, a first edition from the 1830s and a reprint edition with censorship seals of the 1840s.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark
改印:渡辺
彫師:なし

Provenance

May 1917, 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