Sugawara Michizane, No. 12 from the series Self-made Men Worthy of Emulation (Kyôdô risshi moto)

「教導立志基 十二 菅原道真」

Japanese
Meiji era
1889 (Meiji 22), April
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Matsuki Heikichi (Daikokuya) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban; 35 × 24 cm (13 3/4 × 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.782

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kobayashi Kiyochika

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