May Night at Kudanzaka (Kudanzaka gogatsu [no] yoru)

「九段坂五月夜」

Japanese
Meiji era
1880 (Meiji 13)
Artist Kobayashi Kiyochika (Japanese, 1847–1915), Publisher Fukuda Kumajirô (Japanese)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA/Geidai, Double Impact (2015), #64; Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyochika (exh. cat., 1998), #29; Yasukuni Jinja Yûshûkan, Tôkyô meisho nishiki-e ten (1986), #16; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #1

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban; 24 x 35.7 cm (9 7/16 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

63.777

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 hitsu
小林清親筆

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