Great Fire at Ryôgoku Seen from Asakusa Bridge, January 26, 1881 (Meiji jûyonen ichigatsu nijûrokunichi shukka, Ryôgoku taika Asakusa-bashi)

「明治十四年一月廿六日 両国大火浅草橋」

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #31

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 23 × 33.6 cm (9 1/16 × 13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

63.779

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kobayashi Kiyochika
小林清親

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