'Benkei Bridge at Night'

Series: Sketches of Famous Places in Japan

This evening scene depicts Benkei Bridge at night.  Koitsu's use of color captures twilight as it transitions to night beautifully.  Koitsu's cipher and his red seal, which translates to 'genuine', are present, along with the title of the print and the accompanying date of its introduction 1933. This print is a later edition, c1940s.  The print size, including the margins is 15.5" x 10.5".  It is in fine condition, with just mild generalized toning.  P6098  $395

Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949) 'Benkei Bridge at Night'