Kinkakuji (Golden Pavilion in Kyoto)

Nisaburo Ito

1321

Beautiful gold metallic pigments to pavilion. Printed in Showa (mid 1900), printing on "Uchida" watermarked paper. Title "Kinkakuji" and Artist seal "Ni" from Nisaburo and Uchida seal on the lower right corner of image. Embossed "Nisaburo Itoh" seal on the bottom margin. The clouds are embossing beautifully.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 11 and 3/4 inches by 17 and 3/4 inches
Sheet number: N/A
Date: N/A
Signed: Artist seal "Ni" from Nisaburo on the lower right corner of image.
Condition: Still tipped original presentation folder. The presentation folder is slightly toned from it's age. However, the print is in outstanding condition. Top edge of paper is slightly toned and lower right corner on verso also slightly toned from it's age. Excellent colors; Typical very minor ink smudge on the right margin.