Snow at the Ukimido, Katada
Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949)
" means "Floating Temple". The actual name of this temple is "Mangetsu-ji". It is on Lake Biwa, near Otsu, northeast of Kyoto.
The print has a Watanabe 6mm seal in the lower right corner of the image.
shin hanga landscape print
36.5 x 24.3 cm (14.4 x 9.6 inches)
1935. Not necessarily the date that this copy was printed.
night, snow, temple, tree, water
(2.5 / 5.0) - Lightly toned overall. Lightly creased. A small hole (about 4mm long, but less than 1mm wide) within the image, slightly above center and about 8 cm from the left margin. The hole is barely noticeable and really doesn't detract from the visual impact of the print.
Walker & Doi: TK-WN-5