No. 21, Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series Forty-Eight Famous Views of Edo (Edo meisho yonjûhakkei)

「江戸名所四十八景 廿一 浅草金龍山」

Japanese
Edo period
1860 (Ansei 7/Man'en 1), 12th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Tsutaya Kichizô (Kôeidô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kubo Tsunehiko and Sons Collection Ukiyo-e Hanga (2004), #16-21

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 22.6 x 16.4 cm (8 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1729

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1729, 11.20545, 11.26407

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (Monkey 12 aratame; cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(申十二改)
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection