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Title

View of Takanawa Ushimachi under a shrouded moon

1879


Artist

Kobayashi Kiyochika

Japan

1847 - 1915


Details


Alternative title

Takanawa Ushimachi oborozuki kei


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

1879


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour woodcut


Dimensions

20.5 x 31.5 cm image; 24.2 x 36.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese, ink [incised on block] "Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu [picture by Kiyochika Kobayashi]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by Yasuko Myer 1992


Location

Not on display


Accession number

262.1992


Artist information

Kobayashi Kiyochika

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • The moon, Geelong Art Gallery, Geelong, 17 Jun 2019–01 Sep 2019


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Henry D. Smith, Kiyochika, Artist of Meiji Japan, United States of America, 1988.

Author Unknown, Meiji Hanga to Kobayashi Kiyochika, 1986.