Chinaigawa (Chinai River)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


Fine black and white woodblock print "Chinaigawa" (Chinai River) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. This print is one of Nishijima's new series with only black & white. His masterful woodblock printing skills reflect a nostalgic view of Japan.  The districts of Chinai in Shiga Prefecture, Japan once flourished as the port town, post town, and fishing village. 

Technique: Woodblock 
Paper size: 10 and 3/8 inches wide and 13 and 1/8 inches tall (25.8 x 33 cm) 
Image size: 7 and 7/8 inches wide and 10 and 3/4 inches tall (20 x 27 cm) 
Sheet number: N/A 
Date: Printed 2018
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin 
Condition: Pristine condition.