Sunrise on New Year's Day at Susaki, a Snowy Morning (Yuki no asa Susaki no hatsu hinode), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所之内 雪ノ朝洲崎ノ初日出」

Japanese
Edo period
1839-1842
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Sanoya Kihei (Kikakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #, pls. 982-983; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, horizontal aiban #10.11; Tanba 1965, #224; Matsuki 1939, #336

Dimensions

Horizontal aiban; 22.3 x 34.1 cm (8 3/4 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.9769

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.9769 (no seal), RES.49.178 (with seal)

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

No censor's seal

Provenance

February 1916, 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