The Asakusa River, Kinryûzan Temple, and Azuma Bridge (Asakusagawa Kinryûzan Azumabashi), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所 浅草川 金龍山 吾妻橋」

Japanese
Edo period
1843–47 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 4)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #97.1, pl. 957; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #8.1

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 18.4 x 31.2 cm (7 1/4 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.521

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Hama
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection