Nishi Hongan-ji Temple at Tsukiji (Tsukiji Gomonzeki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)
Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #54.15, pl. 521; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #64.10; Matsuki 1939, #44
Horizontal ôban; 24.5 x 37.8 cm (9 5/8 x 14 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
There are two editions of this series, a first edition from the 1830s and a reprint edition with censorship seals of the 1840s.
Censors' seals: Mera, Watanabe
No blockcutter's mark
May 1917, 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