Yamanaka Abura ten (Yamanaka Oil Store in Kyoto)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


Fine Japanese woodblock print "Yamanaka Abura ten"(Yamanaka Oil Store in Kyoto) is by Katsuyuki Nishijima.  Yamanaka Abura ten is very traditional cooking oil store in Kyoto, established in the Bunsei era during the late Edo period. This beautiful print shows Kyoto's scenic architectural landscape nicely. 

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 17 and 1/4 inches and 12 and 1/2 inches (43.8 x 31.8 cm)
Image size: 14 and 7/8 inches wide and 10 and 1/4 inches tall (37.8 x 26 cm)
Sheet number: 11/500
Date: Printed 2017
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima" on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition, never framed. A natural paper wrinkle on the upper left part which is very minor and hardly noticeable unless pointed out.  Please see the last picture.