Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple

by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

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Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Hiroshige (1797 - 1858) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple

Series; Eight Views of Omi Province

Yuyudo Publisher - In the early 20th century, the Yuyudo publishing house had already distinguished themselves as one of the finest publishers in Japan. They adhered to the same exacting standards of 19th century publishers while some of their publishing colleagues took shortcuts. In the 1950's, as interest Edo era woodblock prints was reigniting, Yuyudo embarked upon a project to produce reprints by the great masters from the Golden Age of Ukiyo-e. They hired the finest woodblock printers and carvers in the world for this endeavor. The resulting prints were some of the highest quality reproductions ever made. We are pleased to offer this beautiful reprint from the Yuyudo publisher in our auctions today.  Yuyudo prints are exceptionally well done and very finely printed. Each bears a Yuyudo Publisher stamp on the margin or reverse. Bid now on prints from this fantastic collection!

Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple - Wonderful view of Ishiyama at night, with a full moon glowing high in the sky, illuminating the water below. moon illuminating the towering rocky shoreline. Rooftops are nestled at the base of the rocky shore, with a temple structure in the mountains at the upper left. Nice soft color with fine shading in the water and sky.

Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)

Image Size - 8" x 12 1/8" + margins as shown

Condition - With excellent color and detail. Please see photos for details.

Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Autumn Moon at Ishiyama Temple by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)