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Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa: The Story of the Kannon Image (Asakusa Kinryûzan, Kanzeon yurai), from the series A Compendium of Historical Sites in the Eastern Capital (Tôto kyûseki zukushi)

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Hiroshige ga 広重画

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Marjorie K. Hussey

Japanese, Edo period, about 1845–46 (Kôka 2–3)

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #5.01, pl. 19; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, ôban #47.02

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 34.5 x 22.4 cm (13 9/16 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.636

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

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Prints