[Reproduction woodblock print]
This piece is a reproduction of a woodblock print created using the same techniques of the Edo period.
The woodblock print is carefully handcrafted by artisans one by one without the use of machinery.
Type : woodblock prints, Ukiyo-e, reprint edition in the Showa period
Topic : The 53 Stations of the Tokaido (Arai) (Please note: This prints is one of 53 Stations, instead of 53 Stations.)
Title : Tokaido Gojusan-tsugi (Arai) by Hiroshige (made by Takamizawa)
Author : Takahashi Seiichiro
Artist : Hiroshige (Utagawa Horoshige)
Publisher : Takamizawa Kenkyujo
The estimated Period : Showa period (1958) but, details are unknown.
Material : Paper
Printing process : The tesuri method (A traditional printing technique in which the designs carved on wood are hand-printed onto paper one color at a time.)
Dimensions : about 263mm x 397mm (10.4in x 15.6in) Sizes are approximate and may slightly from actual size.
Weight : total 8gram (.3oz)
Condition : old item; may have some wear. (damaged by worms, tear, spot, dirt, scribbles, etc...) Please view pictures as they are a part of the description.
The work is not a modern reproduction, but an actual one which had been printed in 1958(estimated).