Snowy Dawn at Ryôan-ji Temple (Ryôan-ji yuki [no] akebono), from the series Famous Places in the Capital (Miyako meisho no uchi)

「都名所之内 竜安寺雪曙」

Japanese
Meiji era
about 1870–71 (Meiji 3–4)
Artist Hasegawa Sadanobu I (Japanese, 1809–1879), Publisher Wataya Kihei (Wataki) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kitagawa, "Bosuton bijutsukan shozô Kamigata-e mokuroku" (Kansai daigaku, 2007), p. 128

Dimensions

Horizontal koban (half aiban); 17.5 x 24.5 cm (6 7/8 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.6996

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 11.36388, 21.6996

Signed

Sadanobu sha
貞信写

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection