An image of Kinkaku-ji temple

Hiroshige Andô/Utagawa

(Japan 1797 – 1858)

Kinkaku-ji temple, from the series Famous places of Kyoto

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868, Tenpo era 1830–1844
Year
1834
Media
Print
Medium
woodblock print; ink and colour on paper
Dimensions
22.0 x 35.0 cm image; 24.5 x 36.8 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed c.l., in Japanese, ink, incised on block "Hiroshige ga" [picture by Hiroshige]. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
DO7.1961