Night Snow at Tamachi on the Yoshiwara Embankment (Yoshiwara dote Tamachi yoru no yuki), from an untitled posthumous series
The series: Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), p. 116 (this design not illustrated)
Horizontal ôban; 27 × 34.6 cm (10 5/8 × 13 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper
Not On View
From a set of 26 designs produced in 1929 by the Association for the Distribution of Kiyochika’s Genuine Landscapes (Kiyochika fûkei shinga haifukai), organized by Matsuki Heikichi to publish original designs created by Kiyochika before his death in 1915.
The individual titles are on the backs of the prints.
Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika
By 1935, Mrs. Wilmot R. Evans, Boston; 1935, sold by Mrs. Evans to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 5, 1935)
Chinese and Japanese Special Fund