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Complete View of the Sumida River: Snow Scene (Sumidagawa zenzu, setchû kei), from the series Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Tôto meisho)

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Triptych: 49.1230 (left), 49.1231 (center), 49.1232 (right)

Signed

Ôju Ichiryûsai Hiroshige hitsu (left sheet) 応需一立斎広重筆

Marks

Censor's seal: kiwame 改印: 極

Provenance

1949, gift of Porter Sargent to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Porter Sargent

Japanese, Edo period, about 1832–34 (Tenpô 3–5)

Object Place

Catalogue Raisonné

Sakai, Hiroshige Edo fûkei (1996), pl. 391, 392; Ukiyo-e shûka 14 (1981), Hiroshige list, p. 248, ôban triptych #077.18

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 37.2 x 73.5 cm (14 5/8 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.1230-2

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints