by Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
The Fuji Arts Clearance is Unique in the Market
Thousands of prints sell every year in the Fuji Arts clearance. Savvy shoppers enjoy buying both originals and old reprints at just $29.99. And who wouldn't? It's fun to shop, the cost is low, and before you know it, exciting new prints show up at your doorstep.
If you're new to Fuji Arts clearance, here is the best tip we can give you: Check often, because the best prints move lightning fast!
Holiday Woodblock Prints - We've come across an unusual and interesting group of holiday Japanese woodblock prints. Most are single panel designs published by Uchida dating from the mid-twentieth century. A few are actual greeting cards that were used, and include dates as early as 1914. Subjects include seasonal designs, Hiroshige reprints, and Christian imagery, sometimes with Japanese details such as Mary wearing the costume of an Oharame or farm woman from with village of Ohara, or the Three Wise Men dressed as courtiers from the Heian Era. A fun item for the holiday season!
Comments - Print mounted to hand-made paper flecked with fibers. Hand-written note inside, signed "From Mr. & Mrs. H. Nabeshima, December 1914, Tokyo.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - Print 5 5/8" x 3 3/4"; card 7 1/8" x 4 3/4"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown, mounted along top edge to card. Card has a small spot, a few creases at corners. Please see photos for details. Good overall.
What can I find on clearance?
- Prints that have moved through our auctions and are ready to go below cost.
- Prints that are overstocked.
- Prints with condition issues.
Prints are identified as original or reprint, and artist information is offered when known. We include excellent photos of each print, as well as a brief condition report.
While you're shopping, keep in mind that some condition issues could simply be framed out, some could be easily repaired, and others just allow you to enjoy owning a 19th century original at a bargain price. Of course, many prints are in excellent condition, just needing to be cleared out.
So, check out all the clearance offers and find prints that suit your taste.
Enjoy the Clearance treasure hunt!
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