||"Iwai Bridge, Sakuyama, Yashu"
("Yoshu Sakuyama Iwai-bashi")
("First Edition" printing)
||Black "6-mm seal" (lower/right corner)
Appropriate "First Edition" seal.
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; light "gauffrage" (embossing) to
bridge pilings and railings; woodgrain visible to sky; crisp key-lines, highly detailed
(Damaged areas to bottom and right margin (somewhat into image area) expertly restored;
few scattered marks, wear. Light toning; backed with thin Japanese paper.)
||Narazaki #472; Hotei #487.
||An evocative and colorful evening bridgescape. "First Edition" printing.
Seldom seen image.