Original Hasegawa Chikuyo (active circa 1880) Japanese Woodblock Print
Series; Twelve Scenic Places of Nikko, 1880
Backward-viewing Falls - Terrific image from a series illustrating views of Nikko, known for its spectacular scenery and as the home of many temples and shrines, including Toshogo Shrine, the final resting place of Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu. These charming designs feature dramatic waterfalls, the sacred Shinkyo Bridge, and elegant temples set among forested hills. Carefully drawn with lively color and fine detail, these prints wonderfully capture the scenic beauty of the area.
Artist - Hasegawa Chikuyo (active circa 1880)
Image Size - 8 1/2" x 6 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Small losses at corners, small tear at edge, repaired. A few creases at edges. Please see photos for details.