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Kinryûzan Temple, Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan), from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo (Meisho Edo hyakkei)

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No. 099 (winter section) on the title page for the series. MFA impressions: 06.639, 11.16695, 21.9501


Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆


November 1912, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; 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), 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #12.6, pls. 130, 131, 132; Smith & Poster, 100 Views (1986), #99; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 250, vertical ôban #62.4


Vertical ôban; 35.8 x 23.9 cm (14 1/8 x 9 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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