Publisher - Adachi from a rare series of Edo masterwork designs. Adachi publisher seal in margin or on reverse.
Adachi was one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Their woodblocks were printed to the highest standards with excellent color and fine detail. 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.
Comments - Lovely fan print of a majestic carp swimming in a pond surrounded by beautiful purple iris. The scales on the fish are beautifully detailed, and the curve of its body suggests graceful motion. A charming image with soft shading in the water.
Artist - Hokusai (1760 - 1849)
Image Size - Page size 10" x 13"
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.