The Sumida River in Snow (Sumidagawa setchû no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

「東都名所 隅田川雪中之図」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), list #119.9, pl. 1212; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 235, horizontal chûban #27.15; Tanba 1965, #213

Dimensions

Horizontal chûban; 16.9 x 22.8 cm (6 2/3 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

52.1041

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
改印:なし

Provenance

1952, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich