The Precincts of the Benten Shrine at Susaki (Susaki Benten keidai), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 須崎弁天境内」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.7, pl. 470; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.09; Tanba 1965, #216; Matsuki 1939, #144

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.9 x 34.8 cm (8 5/8 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.783

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.783, 06.1664, 11.24939, 21.8909, 21.8910, 2009.5007.13

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

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in right margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection