Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa in Snow (Asakusa Kinryûzan setchû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #15.01
Horizontal ôban; 23.5 x 35.4 cm (9 1/4 x 13 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 11.2054, 21.10029, 21.10030, 49.622
No publisher’s mark on this impression.
Censors' seals: Muramatsu, Yoshimura
No blockcutter's mark
August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection