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The Ekô-in in Honjô (Honjô Ekô-in), from the series Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho zue)

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MFA impressions: 11.45391.20, RES.47.25

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 廣重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: Snake 5 aratame No blockcutter's mark

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude H. Shurtleff

Japanese, Meiji era, 1869 (Meiji 2), 5th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Konishi, Nishiki-e bakumatsu Meiji no rekishi 5 (1977), p. 99; Asai, Kinsei nishiki-e sesôshi 2 (1935), p. 133

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 36.5 x 25 cm (14 3/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.47.25

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints