Snow Scene at the Temple of the Golden Pavilion (Kinkaku-ji sekkei), from the series Famous Places in the Capital (Miyako meisho no uchi)

「都名所之内 金閣寺雪景」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1870–71 (Meiji 3–4)
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu I (Japanese, 1809–1879)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 128; Hizô Ukiyo-e taikan/Ukiyo-e Masterpieces in European Collections 3, British Museum III (1987), pl. 132

Dimensions

Horizontal koban (half aiban); 15.5 x 22.7 cm (6 1/8 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6998

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.36389, 21.6998

Signed

Sadanobu ga
貞信画

Provenance

November 1913, 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