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; 21.6 x 34.2 cm (8 1/2 x 13 7/16 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; in upper right margin, cut off of this impression)
No blockcutter's mark
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.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection