Cat Catching a Rat

猫と提灯と鼠

Japanese
Meiji era
1877 (Meiji 10)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915)


Catalogue Raisonné

Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyochika (exh. cat., 1998), #s 74-75; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #13; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #47; Nihon hanga bijutsu zenshû 7 (1962), #78; Ukiyo-e taisei 12 (1931), #516

Dimensions

33.2 x 45.2 cm (13 1/16 x 17 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1929

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Hôensha Kiyochika
方円舎清親

Provenance

By 1935, Mrs. Wilmot R. Evans, Boston; 1935, sold by Mrs. Evans to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 5, 1935)

Credit Line

Chinese and Japanese Special Fund