Harunobu (1724 - 1770) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin.
Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images.
Comments - Lovely Harunobu design of two young women strolling along a flowing stream in winter. One holds a snow-covered umbrella as her companion pauses for a moment to tie a narrow sash around her waist. An attractive scene with soft color and touches of embossing.
Artist - Harunobu (1724 - 1770) Image Size - 10 1/2" x 7 5/8" Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.