The Precincts of the Hachiman Shrine in Fukagawa (Fukagawa Hachiman no keidai), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

「江都名所 深川八幡境内」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #58.10, pl. 473; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.13

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 36.3 cm (9 1/4 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1432

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.8918, 52.1432

Signed

Hiroshige
広重

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden