Snow in the Precincts of the Tenman Shrine at Kameido (Kameido Tenmangû keidai yuki), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 亀戸天満宮境内雪」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1832–38 (Tenpô 3–9)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #51.10, pl. 485; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #66.06; Tanba 1965, #188; Matsuki 1939, #16

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.8 x 37.2 cm (9 3/4 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.9880

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.1929, 11.2159, 11.17257, 11.26202, 20.76, 21.9879, 21.9880

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Collector's seal: Hayashi Tadamasa
改印:極

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection