Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjô-ji), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 芝増上寺」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1835–38 (Tenpô 6–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #55.9, pls. 771-772; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #65.09; Matsuki 1939, #57

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.4 x 34 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

06.907

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.907, 11.24929, 21.9903

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 lower 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