Gion (Gion in Kyoto)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


Fine black and white woodblock print "Gion" (Gion in Kyoto) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. This scene is a street at Gion in Kyoto. His masterful woodblock printing skills reflect a nostalgic view of Japan. This black and white print has the very different impression from other his colorful umbrella prints.

Technique: Woodblock 
Paper size: 13 and 1/8 inches wide and 10 and 1/8 inches tall (33.2 x 25.5cm)
Image size: 10 and 3/4 inches wide and 7 and 7/8 inches tall (27 x 19.7cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First printed 2018 
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed. A faint ink smudge into the right margin which will be easily matted out.