The Spiral Hall at the Temple of the Five Hundred Arhats (Gohyaku rakan Sazaidô), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 五百羅漢さざゐ堂」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #60.5, pls. 701-702; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #14.05

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.6 x 34 cm (8 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.1331

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 00.1205, 06.1331, 21.10035, 54.416

Publisher’s mark in lower left margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection