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This photograph depicts a snow-covered oak tree in a clearing during a winter snowstorm.
Ansel Adams (American (North American))
Oak Tree, Snowstorm, Yosemite National Park, California
Gift of Harry H. Lunn, Jr.
At the center of the painting, there is a red barn surrounded by snow covered ground. There are large trees on both sides of the barn, and a yellow house in the background. 
Jean Paul Slusser (American (North American))
Barn in Snow
1924 – 1960
Gift of Robert and Elizabeth Slusser
The scene shows a group of buildings with white colored rooftops. Two buildings rise up in the foreground on the right and left. The right building has a red side with vertical lines hashed into it. The left building has two white triangles on its roof. In the middle ground is a smaller building with a green-domed tower rising up the middle of the composition. A small red figure stands on the white ground to the right of this tower. The background shows the large white rooftop of another building, with small dark rooflines of buildings visible behind it.
Saitō Kiyoshi (Japanese (culture or style))
Nostalgia (Boston)
Gift of the artist
In this print, sophisticated use of soft lines, rounded forms, dark sky, and subtle tones convey the utter silence and weariness of the figures as they trudge through the night-time snow near Kambara.
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
Hôeido Tôkaidô Series: Night Snow at Kambara (Second state)
1833 – 1834
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
Sheep in the middle of a field covered in snow. The sky above is all white.
Leonard Freed (American (North American))
Sheep on a Snow-covered Field, North of Holland
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
Photograph looking straight down onto a built landscape.
László Moholy-Nagy (American (North American))
From the Radio Tower, Berlin
Gift of Dr. Seymour and Barbara K. Adelson
Though this painting was not dated, it should be most possibly painted after Chang moved to Michigan in 1974. Perhaps it is because of the cold winter, during this time, Chang created many works on landscape of snow. This is a scene of clearing after snow.
Chang Ku-nien
Jade Mountain, Auspicious Snow
1975 – 1999
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
In this print, a woman walks under an umbrella in the snow.  She wears an orange and green checked robe with a blue sash and carries a bucket by a rope (with name Sumidagawa) in her right hand.  The sky in the background is dark, and snow is falling.<br />
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Inscriptions: Artist’s signature: Kuniyasu ga; Publisher’s seal: Hei; Censor’s seal: Kiwame; Fushimi, Iwai Shijaku
Utagawa Kuniyasu
Iwai Shijaku [I] as Fushimi, carrying a bucket of Sumidagawa saké
1822 – 1832
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
A snow scene of people walking up the stairs leading to the snow-covered shrine and temple complex.
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
Edo Meisho: Yushima Shrine in the Snow (Yushima tenmangu, Yukihare no zu)
1848 – 1858
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
The large character for snow in block script is juxtaposed with lines of smaller characters in running script. The large character is drawn with unhurried, thick, even strokes in dense, unbroken black ink with blunt contours, while the smaller characters are brushed rapidly, with strokes of varying thickness, a pronounced diagonal tilt, and sharp edges.
Muan Xingtao
Snow: calligraphy scroll
1655 – 1675
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
The snow scene of a village under the mountain. The house roofs, the bridge over the river, the mountain and trees are all covered by the snow. Three birds fly above the riverbank, lingering around the snow-covered pine branches.
Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese (culture or style))
Gazing at Snow on Matsuchi Hill (center sheet from triptych, Fûryû Genji Awase)
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
A photograph of the Holland House in New York City. Below the building is a wintery street; silhouetted pedestrians and carriages travel in front of the large hotel.
Alvin Langdon Coburn (British (modern))
The Holland House
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection