Visiting Komagata-dô Temple, from the series Eight Views of the Area of Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan hakkei)

「浅草金龍山八境」 駒形堂

Japanese
Edo period
about 1782 (Tenmei 2)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815), Publisher Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0453; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #218.6, and pl. 104

Dimensions

Vertical chûban; 24.8 x 17.8 cm (9 3/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

21.5602

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.21805 (key block), 21.5602 (color)
Formerly identified as Matsuchiyama Temple, but now considered to represent Komagata-dô.

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

Provenance

Spring 1913, 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