Onomichi no komichi (Alley in Onomichi)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


Beautiful woodblock print "Onomichi no komichi" (Alley in Onomichi) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima. Printed in 2018. Wonderful details and fine colors. A remarkable handmade woodblock print. Onomichi city (Hiroshima prefecture) has been prospering as a seaport town since ancient times. Close lying mountains approach the coastline of Onomichi waterway that runs calmly from east to west. The streets and mountainsides in this slender hillside town are lined with houses and venerable temples which make for truly beautiful scenery in this town which is famous for its slopes.

Technique: Woodblock 
Paper size:17 and 1/4 inches wide and 12 and 1/2 inches tall (43.5 x 31.5 cm)
Image size: 14 and 7/8 inches wide and 10 and 1/8 inches tall (38 x 25.5 cm)
Sheet number: 2/500
Date Printed: 2018
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed.