Kasumigaseki in Snow (Kasumigaseki setchû), from the series Thirty-six Views of the Eastern Capital (Tôto sanjûrokkei)

「東都三十六景 霞ヶ関雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
1862 (Bunkyû 2), 6th month
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige II (Shigenobu) (Japanese, 1826–1869), Publisher Sagamiya Tôkichi (Ai-To) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 24.3 cm (14 1/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1445

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10151, 52.1445

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: Dog 6 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:戌六改
彫師:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Dr. G.S. Amsden to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1952)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. G. S. Amsden