Kiyochika: Meiji Street Scene

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Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika
Title: Meiji Street Scene
Date: 1881

The Daimaru Department store at Odenmachô. We see a procession along the street at right, and rickshas waiting outside of the famuos department store. A glimpse of the interior shows many seated customers being waited on. At left is a Chinese man wearing traditional garb. Telegraph lines and streetlights are also quite prominent.

Condition: Excellent impression and color; very good condition. Two repaired wormholes right margin.
Dimensions: ôban horizontal
Publisher: Fukuda Kumajiro
Literature: Pictured in “Kiyochika and Yasuji” (2012), plate 112.