Snow on the Sumida River

隅田川の雪

Japanese
Edo period
early 1830s
Artist Keisai Eisen (Japanese, 1790–1848)


Catalogue Raisonné

Chiba City Museum of Art, Keisai Eisen (2012), #275; TNM Ukiyo-e cat. 2 (1962), #2483

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 27.3 x 38.3 cm (10 3/4 x 15 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.4823

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (aizuri-e); color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 06.954 (original, unsigned), 21.4823 (original, signed); reproduction: RES.49.157

Signed

Keisai
渓斎

Markings

Censor's seal: kiwame
Artist's seals: Kei, Sai
改印:極

Provenance

July 1914, 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