The Second Month: Matsuchiyama in Snow at Dusk (Kisaragi, Matsuchiyama yuki no tasogare), from the series True Views of Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho shinkei no uchi)

「東京名所真景之内 如月 待乳山雪の黄昏」

Japanese
Meiji era
1896 (Meiji 29), February
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Inoue Kichijirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

Edo-Tokyo Mus., Dai Ukiyo-e ten (2014), #409; Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyochika (exh. cat., 1998), #120; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #112; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #144

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.6 x 75.4 cm (15 3/16 x 29 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1883-5

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Triptych: 35.1883 (left), 35.1884 (center), 35.1885 (right)

Inscription

Poem: Toku no ka ni/ hazamu ya yuki no/ watashibune
徳の香に はつむや雪の わたし船

Signed

Kiyochika
清親

Markings

Artist's seal: Kiyochika

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group