Gyoun (Floating Clouds)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


"Gyoun" (Floating Clouds) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. First printed 1993. This scene is a street in front of Shirokiya (famous tea room) in Tsumago, Nagano prefecture. Excellent shading, bold colors, and strong ink bleed through.

Technique Woodblock
Paper size: 13 and 1/8 inches wide and 10 and 1/8 inches tall (33.2 x 25.5 cm)
Image size: 10 and 3/4 inches wide and 7 and 7/8 inches tall (27 x 19.7 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First printed 1993 
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed.