Fireworks at Ike-no-hata (Ike-no-hata hanabi)

「池の端花火」

Japanese
Meiji era
1881 (Meiji 14)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Virgin et al., Japan at the Dawn of the Modern Age (MFA, 2001), fig.7, photo p. 18; Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyoshika (exh. cat., 1998), #39; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #31; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #7

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23.8 × 33.6 cm (9 3/8 × 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

06.819

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Gakô Kobayashi Kiyochika (in left margin)
画工小林清親

Provenance

March 8, 1906, gift of Denman Waldo Ross

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection