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Myoho-ji Temple, Horinouchi


Utagawa Hiroshige II ; Fujiokaya Keijiro_


November 1862

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Myoho-ji Temple, Horinouchi, Utagawa Hiroshige II      ;    Fujiokaya Keijiro_
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Medium: Prints | Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Size: 13 7/16 x 9 in. (34.2 x 22.9 cm) (image)14 1/8 x 9 7/16 in. (35.8 x 24 cm) (sheet)
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Culture: Asia, Japan
Style: 19th century, Edo period
Inscriptions: describes how much this temple was apprecateded by people in Edo although ii was located far from the center of Edo. It was believed in its power to protect people from bad luck and evilness. So many people were coming over here that it looked like a stac
Physical Description: nishiki-e
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Louis W. Hill, Jr.
Accession Number: P.75.51.649
Artist: Keijiro_ Fujiokaya
Role: Publisher
Nationality: Japanese

Artist: Hiroshige II Utagawa, Japanese, 1826 - 1869
Role: Artist
Nationality: Japanese
Life Dates: Japanese, 1826 - 1869
Added to Site: February 28, 2009