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Snow View (Yuki no nagame), from the series Fashionable Genji (Fûryû Genji)

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Center sheet of incomplete triptych co-designed with Kunisada (Toyokuni III). MFA impressions: 06.1264 (center sheet only), 11.39586a-c (complete triptych), 21.5917 (center sheet only), 47.25-7 (complete triptych)

Signed

Hiroshige hitsu 広重筆

Marks

Censors' seals: aratame, Ox 12

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 1853 (Kaei 6), 12th month

Catalogue Raisonné

Marks et al., Genji's World (2012), list #G550-02, pl. 234; Mueller et al., Competition and Collaboration (2007), #156; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 248, ôban triptych #094.7; Tanba 1965, #113

Dimensions

Vertical ôban

Accession Number

06.1264

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints