Street Scene (Kiyamachi in the Rain)

Street Scene (Kiyamachi in the Rain)

Street Scene (Kiyamachi in the Rain)

Two-panel screen featuring a mother carrying her baby on the back along a river in Kiyamachi, Kyoto. Two giant willow trees dominate the composition surrounding a bridge and a house of prosperity. The mother is holding a bangasa (paper umbrella) in the rain. Several bangasa umbrellas are viewed on the bridge.
Classification
Paintings
Creditline
Gift of Yoshiko Teraoka and Masami Teraoka, 2003 (12713.1)
Dimensions
173 x 179.1 cm (68 1/8 x 70 1/2 in.)
Display Date
1907
Height
173.0380000000
Medium
ink and light color on silk
Onview
0
Source Id
43694
Width
179.0700000000