Koryusai (1735 - 1790) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Hibiscus and Birds
This Print from the Venerable Adachi Publisher - This beautiful reprint is from the famous Tokyo publisher Adachi, one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Adachi prints were printed to the highest standards of quality with excellent color and fine detail. The Adachi woodblock printers were known to be the best in the business. The Adachi group also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images. These Adachi prints are sealed with a decorative, raised seal reading "Adachi" in roman characters indicating the print meets Adachi’s high quality standards.
Comments - Charming kacho-e or birds and flowers print of two birds perched on a branch of a hibiscus covered with bright red blossoms. The chest feathers of the birds are beautifully embossing, a nice detail. A handsome design that would make an attractive framed display.
Artist - Koryusai (1735 - 1790) Image Size - 8 7/8" x 6 5/8" + margins as shown Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Please see photos for details. Good overall.