The Gion Shrine in Snow (Gion-sha setchû), from the series Famous Views of Kyoto (Kyôto meisho no uchi)
about 1834 (Tenpô 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)
Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #35.02
Horizontal ôban; 21.6 x 35 cm (8 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
MFA impressions: 20.778, 21.8194, 21.8195
No publisher’s mark on this impression.
Censor's seal: (kiwame; in right margin, cut off of this impression)
February 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from J. Clarence Webster Collection; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.
William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection