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Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 21.9934 (with rain), RES.54.119 (without rain)

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

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, about 1844 (Kôka 1)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #09.02; Matsuki 1939, #198

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.2 x 36.4 cm (9 1/8 x 14 1/3 in.)

Accession Number

RES.54.119

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints