Amabare (Fine Weather After Rain)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


Lovely woodblock print "Amabare" (Fine Weather After Rain) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. This scene is Kiyamachi street along the Takase River in Kyoto. The 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 in 1976
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition.