Clear Weather after Snow at Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama yukibare no zu), from the harimaze series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

東都名所 「真乳山雪晴之図」(張交)

Japanese
Edo period
about 1843–44 (Tenpô 14–Kôka 1)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Ezakiya Tatsuzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 12 (uncut sheet); Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 251, vertical ôban #49.4; Tanba 1965, #461 (uncut sheet); Matsuki 1939, #574 (uncut sheet)

Dimensions

Harimaze, cut from vertical ôban sheet; 35.4 x 7.5 cm (13 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1260

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.1260, 21.8838

From a series of five sheets with three small designs each, for a total of fifteen views.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection