ANDO HIROSHIGE
TWELVE SNOW SCENES OF THE EASTERN CAPITAL


Twelve Snow Scenes of the Eastern Capital
Ginsekai Toto Ju-ni-kei

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Format: Oban Urushi-e
Number of Prints: 12/12
References: Hiroshige (Albuquerque Museum, 1983)

Hiroshige (Albuquerque Museum, 1983) - Although signed Hiroshige Ga, only the first eleven were done by Hiroshige I; the twelfth was by Hiroshige II. Inscribed in the album which contained these 12 prints is the following: Since these are the famous lacquer paintings (urushi-e) of the venerable Hiroshige, please take good care of them with the greatest respect.


1. Toei-Zan Temple
1. Toei-Zan Temple

2. Benten Shrine
2. Benten Shrine

3. Kameido Tenjin Shrine
3. Kameido Tenjin Shrine

4. Morning at the Sakurada Gate
4. Morning at the Sakurada Gate

5. Moonlight on the Sumida River
5. Moonlight on the Sumida River

6. Snow at Masaka
6. Snow at Masaka

7. Snow Scene with Two Ladies
7. Snow Scene with Two Ladies

8. Morning at the Nihonbashi
8. Morning at the Nihonbashi

9. Yushima Tenjin Shrine
9. Yushima Tenjin Shrine

10. Sunrise at Susaki
10. Sunrise at Susaki

11. Morning at the Yoshiwara
11. Morning at the Yoshiwara

12. Night-time at the Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa
12. Night-time at the Kinryuzan Temple, Asakusa