Great Fire at Ryôgoku Drawn from Hama-chô (Hama-chô yori utsusu Ryôgoku taika)

「浜町より写両国大火」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyochika (exh. cat., 1998), #41; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #47; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #32

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23 × 34.4 cm (9 1/16 × 13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.780

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Publisher (Fukuda Kumajirô) in right margin, cut off of this impression.

Signed

Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu
小林清親筆

Provenance

1963, purchased by the MFA from Mrs. Elsa V. Merlo, Santa Barbara, CA. (Accession Date: June 19, 1963)

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund