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Cherry Blossom, Mukojima  - Kobayashi  Kiyochika prints

Cherry Blossom, Mukojima

By Kobayashi Kiyochika

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Cherry Blossom, Mukojima  - Kobayashi  Kiyochika print

Kobayashi Kiyochika
1880

Contact Scholten Japanese Art about Cherry Blossom, Mukojima By Kobayashi Kiyochika

Date: 1880

Medium: woodcut/woodblock/ukiyo-e, woodblock

Edition size: n/a

Sheet size: 24.9 by 36.5 cm

Condition: good

Signature: signed

Price: $900 (excl. taxes)

Description:

signed within the composition at lower left, Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu, the title along the bottom margin, Mukojima Sakura, dated in the margin at left, Meiji jusannen - gatsu (Meiji 13 [1880], -month), followed by the publisher, Fukuda Kumajiro located in Hasegawa-cho, and the artist, Gako Kobayashi Kiyochika, with his address in Yonezawa-cho, ca. 1880

oban yoko-e 9 3/4 by 14 3/8 in., 24.9 by 36.5 cm

References:
Tokichi Sakai, Kiyochika, The Japan Association for the Preservation of Ukiyo-e, translation by N.S. Gankow, 1969, no. 42
Kiyochika, Goyo, Shinsui hanga ten: Meiji, Taisho no ukiyo-e shi, Seibu Hyakkaten, 1976, no. 34
Hideki Kikkawa, Kobayashi Kiyochika: Studies in Light and Shadow of the Westernization of Japan, Seigensha Art Publishing, 2015, p. 98, no. 125
Kobayashi Kiyochika: A Retrospective, Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, 2016, p. 43, no. 47
(inv. no. 10-4835)

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