The Temple of the Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji), from the series Famous Views of Kyoto (Kyôto meisho no uchi)

「京都名所之内 金閣寺」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Kawaguchiya Shôzô (Shôeidô, Eisendô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #35.04

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.7 x 34.7 cm (8 9/16 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2079

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.927, 11.2079, 21.8202, 21.8203

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: (kiwame; in left margin, cut off of this impression)
改印:(極)

Provenance

1911, gift of Denman Waldo Ross (1853-1935) to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 16, 1911)

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection