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Night Rain at Kiritoshi
  • Takahashi Shōtei
    born: Asakusa District, Tokyo, Japan ; died: Tokyo, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Night Rain at Kiritoshi, circa 1910s, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • color woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 24.5 x 17.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 5/8 x 6 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Fina C. Ott
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0172
Label Text

Rainy, dark scene with a house. Some of the windows of the house are lit. Three is a female figure coming down the steps. There are two figures struggling with a cart in the left foreground.