Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949)
Futarasan is a Shinto Shrine, located in Nikko. The famous "Sacred Bridge" is part of the Futarasan Shrine. This is a chuban
format print. According to Walker & Doi, the chuban
version was the earlier edition, with a full-sized oban
version being published after the war. The Doi publisher and craftsmen seals are missing.
shin hanga landscape print
25.5 x 18.1 cm (10 x 7.1 inches)
August, 1936. Not necessarily the date that this copy was printed.
lantern, male figure, night, shrine, torii gate, tree
(3.0 / 5.0) - Moderately toned overall. Mounting residue on front of print at the very top.
Walker & Doi: TK-DH-35; Chigasaki plate #26