Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa in Snow (Asakusa Kinryûzan setchû), from the series Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho)

「江戸名所 浅艸金龍山雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1848–49 (Kaei 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 247, horizontal ôban #15.01

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 21.6 x 34.2 cm (8 1/2 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10030

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2054, 21.10029, 21.10030, 49.622

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: (Muramatsu, Yoshimura; in upper right margin, cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
改印:(村松、吉村)
彫師:なし

Provenance

January 1914, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection