Shinmei Shrine in Shiba (Shiba Shinmeigû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 芝神明宮」

Japanese
Edo period
1858 (Ansei 5), 3rd month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Yamadaya Shôjirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #84.22, pls. 888-889; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #19.21

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.3 x 32.8 cm (8 3/8 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.933

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.933, 21.10007

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Horse 3
No blockcutter's mark
改印:午三
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection