||KOBAYASHI, Kiyochika (1870-1917)
||"Evening at Nihon Bridge" ("Nihonbashi Yoru")
||1880 (later "re-strike" ca1950)
||Loosely as "Tokyo Landscapes."
||Mariashobu Publisher (Kyoto)
||8 1/8 x 12 3/4
||Very Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; highly detailed, crisply carved lines.
||Excellent. Strong colors.
(No flaws noted.)
||Similar prints in Smith's “Kiyochika, Artist of Meiji Japan."
||Evocative, silhoutted night scene for which Kiyochika is well known. (Printed from superbly and accurately
re-cut blocks shortly after WWII.)
||Available NOW as JS-2882; (JS-275 Sold)