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Ueno Tōeizan (Snow at Toeizan Temple at Ueno)
  • Utagawa Hiroshige
    1797–1858
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; died: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Ueno Tōeizan (Snow at Toeizan Temple at Ueno), mid 1840s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Edo Meisho (Famous Places in Edo)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 223 x 341 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/4 x 13 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 255 x 364 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/16 x 14 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7266
Description

Temple scene in snow. Horizontal orientation, rectangular image with rounded corners. Structures at right and center surround courtyard. Snow covered hill with trees at left. Four figures, each with an umbrella, walk through courtyard. Trees in background, snow in sky. Colors include red, blue, black, and gray.