View of Konpiragû Shrine and Hollyhock Hill (Kompiragû Aoizaka no fûkei), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho no uchi)

「江戸名所之内 金比羅宮葵坂風景」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 9th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Iseya Chûsuke (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #85.1, pl. 858; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #20.1; Matsuki 1939, #226

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 36.2 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.10071

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.605, 21.10071

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Hama, Magome, Ox 9
No blockcutter's mark
改印:浜、馬込、丑九
彫師:なし

Provenance

February 1916, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection