Fukuchi Gen'ichirô, from the series Self-made Men Worthy of Emulation (Kyôdô risshi moto)

「教導立志基 福地源一郎」

Japanese
Meiji era
1885 (Meiji 18), October 26
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hu et al, Conflicts of Interest (St. Louis exh. cat., 2016), #10; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #84; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #193

Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35.4 x 23.8 cm (13 15/16 x 9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.268

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

MFA impressions: 63.776, 2000.268

Signed

Shinsei Kiyochika

真生清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Shinsei

Provenance

Various dealers: primarily in London and Tokyo. Purchased between 1985-1999.

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection