Spring Prayer

Shufu Miyamoto


This lovely woodblock print "Haru no Inori" (Spring Prayer) is by Japanese artist Shufu Miyamoto (born 1950). Title is "Haru no inori"(Spring Prayer) It is pencil signed by the artist and titled in Japanese by the artist. Paper has deeply embossed mark in bottom margin. Limited edition size of only 34 sheets. Strong texture on thick Japanese washi paper. Very soft and genteel mood. The pastel gradient flows, adding a mellow atmosphere which lures the eyes to the pagoda.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 12 inches wide by 10 and 1/4 inches tall (30.5 x 26 cm)
Image size: 10 and 3/8 inches wide by 7 and 5/8 inches tall (26.5 x 19.5 cm)
Sheet number: 19/34
Date: Printed 2015
Signed; Artist hand-signed on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition.