||"Kiyomizu Temple, Kyoto"
||November 1933 (lifetime printing; 1946-1957)
||Collected by US Army serviceman early 1950's while in Japan.
||"Collection of Scenic Views of Japan II--Western Provinces"
("Nihon Fukei-shu II, Kansai Hen")
(used only 1946-57, lifetime printing)
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading to sky, rooftop, distant mountain, and foreground; light
"gauffrage" to roof-edges and railing; light "baren sujizuri" to rooftop; life-like shadowing; nicely detailed carving.
||Excellent. Fresh, strong colors. Very clean margins and verso. (Slightly trimmed
top/upper margin--otherwise absolutely flawless.) An amazingly fresh print.)
||Pachter pl #72; Narazaki #229; Hotei #324.
||Beautiful nighttime scene of Kyoto's famous Kiyomizu Temple bathed in moonlight. Not often seen.