Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan no zu), from the harimaze series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho), here called Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)
「江戸名所 浅草金竜山之図」 （張交）
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #49.5; Tanba 1965, #465 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #572 (uncut sheet)
Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 38.3 x 8.6 cm (15 1/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a series of five sheets with three small designs each, for a total of fifteen views. On this sheet: 21.7096 (Asakusa Kinryûzan), 21.8831 (Ryôgoku), 21.8832 (Goten-yama).
No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
February 1916, 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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection