The Precincts of the Hachiman Shrine in Fukagawa (Fukagawa Hachiman no keidai), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 深川八幡境内」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.10, pl. 473; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.13; Matsuki 1939, #139

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.6 x 36.3 cm (9 5/16 x 14 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8918

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8918, 52.1432

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

January 1914, 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