Kiyochika: Clearing Weather after Rain

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Clearing Weather after Rain
Date: 1879

Clearing Weather After Rain at Zenkoji Temple in Kawaguchi. Ferry passengers, including a riksha driver, prepare to disembark at a small waystation along the river. The water reflects the strong colors of the sunset sky. The namesake temple is shown in the distance in this view that hearkens to pre-industrialized Japan.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition. Mint.
Dimensions: ôban horizontal
Publisher: Fukada Kumajirô
Literature: See Honolulu, Chazen, Harvard for examples.
Signature: Kobayashi Kiyochika