||KOBAYASHI, Kiyochika (1870-1917)
||"Night Rain at Yanagihara" ("Yanagihara Yoru Ame")
||1881 (later "re-strike" ca1950)
||Loosely as "Tokyo Landscapes."
||Mariashobu Publisher (Kyoto)
||7 3/4 x 12 1/8
||Very Fine. Nicely executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; realistic reflections in wet roadway; highly detailed, crisply carved lines.
||Excellent. Strong colors. (No flaws noted.)
||Similiar 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.)
||Possibly Available, Inquire