Kiyochika: Umewaka Shrine (Sold)
Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Umewaka Shrine
Date: Ca. 1880 (Meiji 13)
A woman with an umbrella and a man beside his palanquin stand in the colorful rain. This work seems to directly presage some of the techniques and designs by Kawase Hasui, and has been thus noted by scholars.
Condition: 248mm x 365mm
Dimensions: ôban horizontal
Signature: Kobayashi Kiyochika hitsu