Nihonbashi - Kiso Kaido (Nihonbashi, Kiso Highway)

Katsuyuki Nishijima

1925

Fabulous woodblock print "Nihonbashi - Kiso Kaido" (Nihonbashi, Kiso Highway) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. This is the 69th subject he produced 69 scenes Kiso Highway series. Stunning colors. Larger paper lantern says "Nihonbashi 1chome" (address) and smaller paper lantern says "Gosairei" (Festival).

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 20 and 3/4 inches wide and 14 and 7/8 inches tall (52.7 x 37.5 cm)
Image size: 18 and 3/8 inches wide and 12 and 1/2 inches tall (46.5 x 31.5 cm)
Sheet number: 84/500
Date: Printed 1985 
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima"on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, very minor ink spots on the margin which are hardly noticeable and mostly they will be matted out.