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Asian Art
Artist: Kobayashi Kiyochika, Japanese, 1847–1915

Tokyo Meisho: Shinkei no uchi matsuchi-yama no kei (triptych) “Famous Places in the Eastern Captial. Real view of Matsuchi Hill on a Snowy Evening in the Second Lunar Month”

March, 1896

Colored woodblock print

sheet: 15 × 30 in. (38.1 × 76.2 cm)
Frances Gaylord Smith Collection
1973.42.33
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Provenance: 

Frances Gaylord Smith (Mrs. George T. Smith) Collection; by descent to nephew Gaylord Donnelley (1910–1992) and Dorothy Ranney Donnelley (1910–2002); loaned in 1969, and given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1973

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