Amabare (Fine Weather After Rain)

Katsuyuki Nishijima

2008

Lovely woodblock print "Amabare" (Fine Weather After Rain) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. This scene is Kiyamachi street along Takase River in Kyoto. White umbrella has "Shima" from "Nishijima"(Kanji says "Nishi-Shima"). Sometimes he hides these little treats for us to find in his umbrellas and Norens.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/8 inches wide and 13 inches tall (25.5 x 33cm)
Image size: 7 and 3/4 inches wide and 10 and 5/8 inches tall (19.5 x 27cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First printed 1976
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition. The faintest ink spot into right margin which will be easily matted out.