Omuro Sanmon (Ninnaji Temple- Gate in Snow)

Nisaburo Ito

1322

This is hard to find print. Very serene snow scene print. Printed in Showa (mid 1900), printing on "Uchida" watermarked paper. Title "Omuro Sanmon" and Artist seal "Ni" from Nisaburo and Uchida seal on the lower right corner of image. Copyright seal on the lower right margin. Sprinkled with mica flakes on the gate. Very classic design print from Kyoto.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 11and 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 and tiny crease on the lower right corner from it's age. However, the print is in outstanding condition.Excellent colors; Typical very minor ink smudge on the right margin.