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Higashi Hongan-ji Temple at Asakusa (Asakusa Higashi Hongan-ji no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 21.10031, 54.421

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censors' seals: Kinugasa, Yoshimura 改印: 衣笠、吉村

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #14.01; Matsuki 1939, #182

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23 x 35.8 cm (9 1/16 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.421

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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