Yoshino no Tsubaki (Camellia in Yoshino)

Katsuyuki Nishijima


"Yoshino no Tsubaki" (Camellia in Yoshino) is by Katsuyki Nishijima. Printed ca:2005. Precious colors and wonderful contrast. Please hear wonderful Japan. Yoshino, located at the center of Nara Prefecture, is a collective term for the central and northern part of the Kii Mountains and the areas along the Yoshino gawa River, within Yoshino Kumano National Park. The most famous site in the area is Mt. Yoshino yama, with over 30,000 cherry trees, it is considered to be the best cherry blossom viewing spot in Japan.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 17 and 1/4 inches and 12 and 1/2 inches (43.5 x 32 cm)
Image size: 15 inches wide and 10 iand 1/4 inches tall (38 x 26 cm)
Sheet number: 61/500
Date: Printed 2005
Signed: Hand- Signed "K. Nishijima"on the bottom margin
Condition: Pristine condition