Suzushi (Cool Day)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


This scene is street in front of Shimizuya (famous old house, but it is a museum now) in Tsumago, Nagano prefecture. Nishijima's umbrella prints are very attractive and most popular. Bold colors and strong ink bleed through. Beautiful contrast.

Technique Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/8 inches wide and 13 and 1/8 inches tall (25.5 x 33.2 cm)
Image size: 7 and 7/8 inches wide and 10 and 3/4 inches tall (19.7 x 27cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First printed 1993
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima"on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed.