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Ando Hiroshige (aka Hiroshige), Japanese, (1797–1858)
Genji of the East: Garden in Snow (middle part of a triptych), 1854
Ink on Paper
13 15/16 in. x 9 7/16 in. (354.01 mm x 239.71 mm)

Object Type: Print
Technique: Wood-block Printing
Creation Place: Asia, Japan
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Frederick S. Bailey
Accession Number: 54.1.31

Complete "Azuma Genji yuki no niwa" is red flamed.

On mat in pencil: Snow Scene 54.1.31 Bai II 31 Hiroshige. On verso in pencil: Bai II 31. Signed: Oju Hiroshige hitsu. Artist's seal: Ichiryusai. Censor's seal: Aratame and date seal (Tora-juni).

Nishiki-e, vertical oban; colored ink on paper.

Object Description
Color woodblock print with an image of a Japanese garden covered in snow, from the literary "Tale of Genji."

For complete triptych, see 46.1.170.

Moriji (Moriya Jihei).

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