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The Second Month: Matsuchiyama in Snow at Dusk (Kisaragi, Matsuchiyama yuki no tasogare), from the series True Views of Famous Places in Tokyo (Tôkyô meisho shinkei no uchi)

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Triptych: 35.1883 (left), 35.1884 (center), 35.1885 (right)

Inscription

Poem: Toku no ka ni/ hazamu ya yuki no/ watashibune 徳の香に はつむや雪の わたし船

Signed

Kiyochika

Marks

Seal: Kiyochika

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Mrs. Charles Gaston Smith's Group

Japanese, Meiji era, 1896 (Meiji 29), February

Catalogue Raisonné

Shizuoka Mus., Kobayashi Kiyochika (exh. cat., 1998), #120; Smith, Kiyochika (exh. cat., Santa Barbara, 1988), #112; Yoshida, Kiyochika (1964), #144

Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 38.6 x 75.4 cm (15 3/16 x 29 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

35.1883-5

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints