Kinryûzan Temple at Asakusa in Snow (Asakusa Kinryûzan setchû no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho no uchi)

「東都名所之内 浅草金竜山雪中之図」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858), Publisher Jôshûya Kinzô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #107.1, pl. 1070; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 240, chûtanzaku #07.01; Tanba 1965, #212 (different edition; uncut sheet, this print on right); Matsuki 1939, #646

Dimensions

Aitanzaku; 34 x 10.7 cm (13 3/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7052

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hiroshige ga
広重画

Markings

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

Provenance

November 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from S. Mori; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection