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Winter: Snow on the Sumida River (Fuyu, Sumidagawa no yuki), from the series Famous Views of Edo in the Four Seasons (Shiki Kôto meisho)

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MFA impressions: 11.2271, 21.7048, 21.7049

Signed

Hiroshige ga 広重画

Provenance

Formerly in the collection of Frank Lloyd Wright; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Edo period, about 1834–35 (Tenpô 5–6)

Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 241, chûtanzaku #03.04; Forrer 1997, #13; Matsuki 1939, #629

Dimensions

Chûtanzaku; 37.6 x 12.5 cm (14 13/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.7048

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints