Nihonbashi from the series Four Seasons of Tokyo

Yoshinoyama from the series Eight Scenic Views of Yamato Road

Japanese Color Woodblock Print 

Nihonbashi from the series

Four Seasons of Tokyo

by Tokuriki Tomikichirō, c. 1950s

IHL Cat. #1094

About This Print

All is quiet in a usually bustling part of Tokyo as an evening snow falls.

For another artist's take on this scene see Nihon Bridge in Snow by the artist Bannai Kōkan (1900-1963).

The Series Four Seasons of Tokyo

(1) Spring....Cherry Blossoms of Temple Asakusa
(2) Summer....A Rainy Scene of Niju-bashi Bridge
(3) Fall....The Moon Viewed at Shinobazu Pond
(4) Winter....A Snowy Scene of Nihon-bashi Bridge.

Originated by Tomikichiro Tokuriki. Engraved & Printed by Uchida Woodblock Printing

Print Details

 IHL Catalog  #1094
 Title  Nihonbashi 日本橋 (The insert in the portfolio containing the four prints in the series lists this print's full title as "Winter ---- A Snowy Scene of Nihon-bashi Bridge (4) 日本橋の雪景"
 Series  Four Seasons of Tokyo (Shiki Tokyo Fukei)
 Tokuriki Tomikichirō (1902-2000)
富吉郎 Tomikichirō
 Date  c. 1950s
Uchida han seal within image
Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi han 内田美術書肆版(Uchida Fine Art Shop) - lower right margin
 Impression  excellent
 Colors  excellent
 Condition  good- folds in paper lower left margin into image
 Genre  shin hanga
 Format  chuban
 H x W Paper  8 1/4 x 11 1/16 in. (21 x 28.1 cm)
 H x W Image
 7 9/16 x 10 1/8 in. (19.2 x 25.7 cm)
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