Snow at Matsuchiyama (Matsuchiyama no yuki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 真乳山之雪」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pls. 1017-1018; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #9.4; Tanba 1965, #38; Matsuki 1939, #351

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22 x 33.3 cm (8 11/16 x 13 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9772

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
改印:極

Provenance

September 1911, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from the E. F. Fenollosa collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection