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The Sumida River in Snow (Sumidagawa 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. 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

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Asia

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