Hashiriame (A Passing Shower)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


This is travel inn "Hisadaya" in Takayama, Gifu prefecture. Wooden sign says "Ryojinyado" (travel inn), paper lantern and Shoji door says "Hisadaya" (name of travel inn).

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/8 inches wide and 13 inches tall ( 25.5 x 33 cm)
Image size: 7 and 3/4 inches wide and 13 inches tall ( 19.7 x 27.2 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First printed 1988
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima"on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed. Typical ink smudges on the right margin which will be easily matted out