Hokusai (1760 - 1849), "The Amida Falls in the Kisokaidô Road "
|Title||The Amida Falls in the Kisokaidô Road|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Series Title||A Tour of Waterfalls in Various Provinces|
|Size||14 -3/4 x 10 "|
|Condition||Fine, with fresh colors.|
Notes: Very faint horizontal centerfold. Signed: Hokusai. Censor's seal: Kiwame. Publisher's seal: Eijudo (Nishimuraya Yohachi).
Two men enjoy a picnic on a cliff jutting out over the Amida falls. Named for the shape of the hallow from which the falls emerges is thought to resemble the round eye of Amida Buddha.
A highly desirable design from Hokusai's famous Waterfall series.