Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjô-ji), from the series Twenty Views of Tokyo (Tôkyô nijûkei)

東京十二景 「芝増上寺」

Japanese
Taishô era
1925 (Taishô 14)
Artist Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883–1957), Publisher Watanabe Shôzaburô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Brown 2003, #147

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.8 x 26.2 cm (15 1/4 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1890

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 35.1890, 49.124

Signed

Hasui
巴水

Markings

Artist's seal: red circle with three petals

Provenance

By 1935, Mrs. Wilmot R. Evans, Boston; 1935, sold by Mrs. Evans to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 5, 1935)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group