Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa in Snow (Asakusa Kinryûzan setchû no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 浅草金龍山雪中之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #67.01; series: Matsuki 1939, #s 315-320 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 19.9 x 35 cm (7 13/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.9800

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.2028, 21.9800

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of 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