Kobayashi Kiyochika


Horse Racing at Kudan
(Kudan umakake)

signed discreetly at lower left, Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu, the title along the bottom margin, Kudan umakake, the date and publication information on the right-hand margin in three sections (rubbed); top: on todoke Meiji jusan - nen - gatsu - ka (registered, Meiji 13 [1880], -month - day) followed by the publisher's information, Fukuda Kumajiro located in Hasegawa-cho, and the artist, Gako Kobayashi Kiyochika ga, with his address in Yonezawa-cho, ca. 1880

oban yoko-e 9 1/4 by 13 3/8 in., 23.6 by 33.9 cm

Kobayashi Kiyochika: Studies in Light and Shadow of the Westernization of Japan, 2015, p. 70, pp. 24-25, nos. 27-28
Kobayashi Kiyochika: A Retrospective, Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, 2016, p. 79, no. 117

price: $550


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