Yasaka no Tou (Pagoda at Yasaka)

Masao Ido


Beautiful woodblock print "Yasaka no Tou" (Pagoda at Yasaka) is by Masao Ido. An immaculate image of early summer in Kyoto. Great composition and wonderful contrast. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 17 and 1/4 x 12 and 1/2 inches (43.5 x 32 cm)
Image size: 15 x10 and 1/4 inches (38 x 26 cm)
Sheet number: AP (Artist Proof) 
Date: 1988
Signed: Hand signed in pencil by artist on the bottom margin
Condition: Excellent condition. 

Pagoda at Yasaka

Yasaka Pagoda, the last remnant of Hokanji Temple, is one of the most visible and recognizable landmarks in the Higashiyama District.