Isoda Koryusai (1735-1790)Woodblock Prints Title:
The Twelfth Month: Asakusa (Jūnigatsu Asakusa), from the series Famous Places in Edo in the Twelve Months (Edo meisho jūnigatsu)1st Publication:
Vertical chūban; 26.1 x 19.6 cm (10 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)Date of this edition: 1773 Publisher:
Color fading, consistent with prints from the 18th century. Very mild soiling and rubbing. A couple of thinner area in the upper corners. Very good overall condition.Notes:
Beautiful print from the 12 months series. A similar print is referenced by the Museum of Fine arts in Boston HERE
Pictures are taken outdoor, in the shade, to reflect true colors, without any enhancements of any kind. The last picture is taken indoor, with a light behind the print, to reveal the exact paper grain, holes if any, or other possible flaws.