Shugen Chosei-in on Mount Kodo

Color woodblock print C. 1859. A collaboration with Toyokuni II and Hiroshige II. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. A later state. Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 10 inch thick laid paper.