Natsu (Summer)

Shufu Miyamoto


This fabulous woodblock print is by Japanese artist Shufu Miyamoto (born 1950). The title is "Natsu"(Summer). It is pencil signed by the artist and titled in Japanese by the artist. Paper has a deeply embossed mark in the bottom margin. Limited edition size of only 38 sheets. The strong texture on thick Japanese washi paper. Very bright colors and wonderful details. Please notice a very unique texture on clouds. The vibrant sunflowers juxtapose with the landscape of the print. Just outstanding colors and wonderful details.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 9 inches wide by 11 and 5/8 inches tall (23 x 29.5 cm)
Image size: 7 and 7/8 inches wide by 10 and 1/4 inches tall (20 x 26 cm)
Sheet number: 35/38
Date: Printed in 2015
Signed: Artist hand-signed on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition. A tiny blue ink spot on the blue sky which
 is hardly noticeable unless pointed out. Please see the last picture,