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The Spiral Hall at the Temple of the Five Hundred Arhats (Gohyaku rakan Sazai-dô), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 06.1086, 06.2581, 21.9777, 54.415 No publisher's mark on this impression.


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 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #68.05; Matsuki 1939, #72


Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 36.2 cm (9 1/16 x 14 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

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