Ishiyamaji (Rock Garden in Ishiyama Temple)

Nisaburo Ito


"Ishiyamaji" (Rock Garden in Ishiyama Temple) by Nisaburo Ito (1910-1988). Printed in Showa (mid 1900), printing on "uchida" watermarked paper. In lower right image is artist's name, title and ,publisher's seal. In lower left margin is publisher's copyright stamp. Nisaburo Ito (1910-1988) was a student of Tsuchida Bakusen at the Kyoto City Specialist School of Painting. This artist made print designs of flowers and scenes from Kyoto. Specially his "Kyoto Temples series" are very popular. This print is very strong impression.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 17 and 3/4 inches wide by 11 and 3/4 inches tall
Image size: 16 inches wide by 10 and 3/4 inches tall
Sheet number: N/A
Date: N/A
Signed: Artist name on the lower right corner of image.
Condition: Still tipped original presentation folder. The presentation folder is slightly toned from it's age. Good condition. Some faint brown spots on the sky and typical ink smudge on the margin. A tiny paper crease at the upper right corner of margin