Snow Scene at the Shrine of Benzaiten in the Pond at Inokashira (Inokashira no ike Benzaiten no yashiro yuki no kei), from the series Snow, Moon, and Flowers at Famous Places (Meisho setsugekka)

「名所雪月花 井の頭の池弁才天の社雪の景」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1844–45 (Kôka 1–2)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Jinpachi (Marujin, Enjudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 243, horizontal ôban #84.1; Tanba 1965, #223; Matsuki 1939, #s 311 and 312

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22 × 34.2 cm (8 11/16 × 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.657

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.657, 06.1263, 11.2172, 20.36, 21.8893

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal
No blockcutter's mark
改印:なし
彫師:なし

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection