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Winter moon over Kinryuzan, seen from the bank of the Sumida (Bokutei yori nozomu Kinryuzan fuyu no tsuki), from an untitled posthumous series

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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.

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Artist's seals: Kiyo, Chika

Provenance

1953, gift of Louis Aaron Lebowich (b. 1880), Boston, to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of L. Aaron Lebowich

Japanese, Meiji era, 1929 (Shôwa 4)

Catalogue Raisonné

The series: Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), p. 116 (this design not illustrated)

Dimensions

Horizontal ôban

Accession Number

53.182

Medium or Technique

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

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints