Kobayashi Kiyochika, (1847-1915)
Pleasure Boat on the Sumidagawa
(Sumidagawa Funa Asobi Zu)
hanging scroll; ink and color on silk, signed Kiyochika, with one artist's seal Kobayashi
painting: 38 by 14 in., 96.5 by 35.5 cm.
overall: 64 1/8 by 18 7/8 in., 163 by 48 cm
Accompanied by a fragment from the original scroll mounting inscribed in sumi ink: Kobayashi Kiyochika ga, Sumidagawa Funa Asobi Zu, Meiji 19 nen 12 gatsu, Hyoso, Iijima Setsu do zu (painted by Kobayashi Kiyochika, 'Pleasure Boat on the Sumidagawa,' dated 1886, twelfth month, mounted, from the collection of Iijima Setsudo).
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