Rice Production - Charming untitled series published by the Ministry of Education in 1873 depicting the production of rice in Japan. Each woodblock is divided in two, with a scene of farmers working below and a detail of the plant, tools, or finished products in the upper half. The prints were used to help educate students. An interesting and rarely seen education series.
Artist - Meiji era artist (unsigned)
Image Size - 13 1/4" x 8 3/4" + margins as shown
Condition - This print with good color and detail as shown. Thinning along vertical fold, a few small tears at edges, repaired. Creasing. Please see photos for details.
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