Hiroshi Yoshida
Misty Day in Nikko

Hiroshi Yoshida “Misty Day in Nikko” 1937 woodblock print
Artist
Hiroshi Yoshida 吉田博
English title
Misty Day in Nikko
Japanese title
日光霧之日
Series
Date
Medium
Colour woodblock print on paper
Paper dimensions (h × w)
40.8 × 26.9 cm
Image dimensions (h × w)
37.8 × 24.8 cm
Edition size
Open
Self-printing seal (jizuri 自摺)
Yes
1986 atozuri (110th anniversary)
Yes
Carver
Printer
Subjects
Forests
Shrines and Temples
1986 atozuri
Remarks
Takinoo Shrine
Yoshida noted of this design that he used over-lapping color techniques and zokin-zuri for the stone-work. 14 separate blocks were utilised in all, with each print subject to 74 impressions with an extra 20 for the trees. In addition 5 impressions using baren suji were given to each print.
References
Reference number
HY310