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Two Japanese White-eye (Mejiro) and Persimmons

目白と柿

Japanese
Meiji era (or later reprint)
first edition 1880 (Meiji 13)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyoshika (exh. cat., 1998), #78; Ukiyo-e taisei 12 (1931), #521

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 22.8 x 33.8 cm (9 x 13 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.562

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Probably a twentieth-century reprint from Meiji blocks. Original publication information (publisher Matsuki Heikichi) along bottom edge, not on this impression.

Signed

Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu
小林清親筆

Provenance

2012, accessioned by the MFA. (Accession Date: October 19, 2012)

Credit Line

Source unidentified