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The Reservoir and the Sannô Shrine (Tameike Sannô no yashiro), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.616, 21.9926, 21.9927, 21.9928, 53.435 (drawing)

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

May 1915, 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, 1854 (Ansei 1), intercalary 7th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 845; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #9.21; Matsuki 1939, #209

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.5 x 33.8 cm (8 7/16 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9926

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints