Zôjô-ji Temple at Shiba in Snow (Shiba Zôjô-ji setchû no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 芝増上寺雪中之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1847–52 (Kôka 4–Kaei 5)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Maruya Seijirô (Marusei, Jukakudô) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #82.7, pl. 800; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #71.07; Matsuki 1939, #92

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24.1 x 36.9 cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.9813

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.520, 21.9812, 21.9813

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

Censors' seals: Mera, Murata
No blockcutter's mark
改印:米良、村田
彫師:なし

Provenance

August 1919, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Frederick W. Gookin; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection