Snow, from the series A Combination of Three Colors: Snow, Moon, and Flowers (Setsugekka mitsu no irodori)

「雪月花美通の色取」 雪

Japanese
Edo period
about 1784 (Tenmei 4)
Artist Torii Kiyonaga (Japanese, 1752–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hirano 1939, #0621; Ukiyo-e shûka 2 (1985), list #11.1, and pl. 106

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 38.2 x 25.9 cm (15 1/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.5639

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.13889, 21.5639

Signed

Kiyonaga ga
清長画

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