Isazawa no Kubo Zakura 2, Yamagata

Hajime Namiki


Very Large Size Print. This print is as remarkable as the tree itself. Incredible delicate details with lovely gold background. Very soft and romantic colors cherry blossoms make warm your hearts. Please see the details of tree trunk and flowers. This print brings very peaceful and gentle mood to your room.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 27 and 5/8 inches by 18 and 1/4 inches (70 x 46.5 cm)
Image size: 24 and 1/2 inches by 15 inches (62 x 38 cm) 
Sheet number: 3/200
Date: 2014
Signed: Artist signed "Hajime Namiki" by pencil on the bottom margin.
Condition: New condition, however, there is a paper crease on the upper right corner (margin), a few minor ink smudges on the margin,  and a few spots into upper of the image (on the gold background). Please see the last two pictures. 

Kubo Zakura

This cherry tree is a huge tree in Yamagata prefecture, its age is presumed to be more than Twelve hundred years, its high is 13.85 meters and its trunk is 8.1 meters around. The Cherry Blossom Corridor runs through a number of towns along a continuous course of cherry blossom trees 43 kilometers long. The wide array of cherry blossom species varies in number, from one to more than 1,000. This tree is the most popular cherry tree of this Cherry Blossoms Corridor.