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Hilltop View, Yushima Tenjin Shrine (Yushima Tenjin sakaue tenbô), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 117 (winter section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 11.16685, 11.36876.74, 11.45673, 21.9514, 21.9515


Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆


August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1856 (Ansei 3), 4th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.113, pls. 357, 358; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #117; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.112


Vertical ôban; 34.8 x 24.3 cm (13 11/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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