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Snow at Zôjô-ji Temple in Shiba (Shiba Zôjôji setchû no zu), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Signed

Hiroshige ga

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Edo period, about 1840–42 (Tenpô 11–13)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 244, horizontal ôban #68.09; Tanba 1965, #204; Matsuki 1939, #75

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.1 x 35.3 cm (9 1/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1044

Medium or Technique

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

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Asia

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