Snow on Benten Hill at Kinryûzan Temple in Asakusa (Asakusa Kinryûzan Bentenyama setchû no zu)

「浅草金龍山弁天山雪中之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1853 (Kaei 6), 2nd month
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, 1797–1861), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (1998), #223; Suzuki 1992, #62; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 5, Victoria and Albert Museum II (1987), pl. 62; Robinson, Kuniyoshi (1961), pl. 66

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.9 x 37.1 cm (9 13/16 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2018

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.815, 11.2018, 11.2235

Signed

Kuniyoshi ga

国芳画

Markings

Censors' seals: Fuku, Muramatsu, Ox 2
No blockcutter's mark

改印:福、村松、丑二
彫師:なし

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection