User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Tenmangû Shrine at Yushima (Yushima Tenmangû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Kôto meisho)

Start collecting

MFA impressions: 06.1085, 11.17223, 20.41, 21.9802

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

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, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #11.15; Matsuki 1939, #131

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.6 x 37 cm (9 11/16 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.8902

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints