Adachi Publisher - This beautiful reprint is from the famous Tokyo publisher Adachi, one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Adachi woodblocks 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. Founded in 1925, Adachi also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images. This print is sealed with the Adachi seal in ink.
Comments - Attractive fan print of a young beauty hurrying through the rain. She carries her lantern close to her body beneath the umbrella, taking care that the flame doesn't go out. A lovely portrait with a fresh, youthful vitality. Would make a charming framed display.
Artist - Kuniyoshi (1797 - 1861)
Image Size - Page size 9 3/8" x 13"
Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Please see photos for details. Good overall.