View of Konpiragû Shrine and Hollyhock Hill (Kompiragû Aoizaka no fûkei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho no uchi)

「江戸名所之内 金比羅宮葵坂風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Iseya Chûsuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #85.1, pl. 858; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #20.1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25 x 37 cm (9 13/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.605

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.605, 21.10071

Signed

Hiroshige ga

広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 9
No blockcutter's mark

改印:浜、馬込、丑九
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection