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Higashi Hongan-ji Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Gomonzeki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.2589, 21.9891, RES.48.1

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censors' seals: Watanabe, Kinugasa 改印: 渡辺、衣笠

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Japanese, Edo period, 1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #63.02; Matsuki 1939, #51

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 25.6 x 37.7 cm (10 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

RES.48.1

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints