Utagawa Hiroshige


Famous Places of the Eastern Capital: East Slope at Kanda Myojin Shrine
(Toto Meisho: Kanda Myojin Higashizaka)

signed Hiroshige ga with red artist's seal, Ichiryusai, the censor's kiwame seal on the right-hand margin, followed by the publisher's seal Kikakudo (Sanoya Kihei), ca. 1835

oban yoko-e 9 3/4 by 14 7/8 in., 24.8 by 37.8 cm

Early impressions from this series bear the Kikakudo publishing firm seal in red (as in this example), later impressions bear the Sanoki seal in black, an abbreviation of the publisher's personal name: Sanoya Kihei.

price: Sold


Scholten Japanese Art is open Monday - Friday, and some Saturdays by appointment only

Contact Katherine Martin at
(212) 585-0474 or email
to schedule a visit between 11am and 4pm preferably for no more than two individuals at a time.
Visitors are asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at their discretion.

site last updated
May 25, 2023

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
ph: (212) 585-0474
fx: (212) 585-0475