Hiroshi YOSHIDA -- "Sacred Bridge (Nikko)"

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Artist YOSHIDA, Hiroshi
Title "Sacred Bridge (Nikko)"
Date 1937; "impressed" signature lower margin (ca1950/60's--clearly on "older" paper)
Series na
Publisher Yoshida Family Studio
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 3/4 x 14 3/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; light "gauffrage" (embossing) to bridge and water area; crisply detailed lines. (Two normal "drying holes" top margin.)
Condition Very Good to Nearly Excellent. Excellent Colors.
Very clean front and verso. (Light edge wear; minor thinning top/bottom margins; light toning.)
Reference/Illus "The Complete Woodblocks of Hiroshi Yoshida" #220.
Comments Delightfully colored panoramic view of Nikko's well-known Bridge of the Gods.
Not often seen.
Item # GG-200
Price $585 (Sold/YH)