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The Temple of Kannon in Asakusa (Asakusa Kanzeon no zu), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

February 1916, 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, about 1835–39 (Tenpô 6–10)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 242, horizontal aiban #1-?

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 21.5 x 33.9 cm (8 7/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.10086

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints