Suizan: The Hozu river in early summer
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Miki Suizan (1887-1957)
A boat trip through the rapids of the Hozu river near Kyoto in a summer mountain scenery.
Title: Shoka (Hatsunatsu) no Hozugawa (Early summer on Hozu river)
Series: Shinsen Kyôto meisho, daini-shû (A new selection of famous Kyoto views, second collection)
Signature: Suizan ga
Carver: Maeda Kentarô
Print maker: Ôiwa Tokuzô
Publisher: Satô Shôtarô
Size: Horizontal Dai-Oban, 26,1 x 38,8 cm
Excellent print, colours and condition.
Cp.: Dorothy Blair, Catalogue Toledo Museum of Art, Exhibition 1930, No. 122. (for carver, printer and dating). Cp. MFA Boston No. 38.723.