Snow at Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjô-ji setchû), from the series Three Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho mittsu no nagame)

「江戸名所 芝増上寺雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #65.2, pl. 589; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #25.2; Tanba 1965, #242; Matsuki 1939, #310

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 34.5 cm (9 3/4 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10028

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10027, 21.10028, 52.1433, 54.1541

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Provenance

May 1917, 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