Snow at Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjô-ji setchû), from the series Three Views of Famous Places in Edo (Edo meisho mittsu no nagame)

「江戸名所三つの眺め 芝増上寺雪中」

Japanese
Edo period
about 1839–42 (Tenpô 10–13)
Artist Utagawa Hiroshige I (Japanese, 1797–1858)


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #65.2, pl. 589; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 246, horizontal ôban #25.2; Tanba 1965, #242; Matsuki 1939, #310

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.1 x 34.5 cm (8 11/16 x 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1541

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 21.10027, 21.10028, 52.1433, 54.1541

No publisher’s mark on this impression.

Signed

Hiroshige ga

Provenance

1954, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1954)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederic Langenbach in memory of Charles Hovey Pepper