Collection Area: Japanese Art
Impression based on black ink keyblock. Year missing from delivery date on left margin.
This impression was printed in the “benigirai” style, based on a supressed palette of blacks and greys. The year has been removed from delivery date in right margin, suggesting it to be a later printing than variant impression S2003.8.1192.
The background gate is rendered in blue grey while red in variant impression S2003.8.1188.
Blue and grey shading (bokashi) has been used on the sky, which are missing in variant impression S2003.8.1189.
The background gate is rendered in red; blue grey in variant impression S2003.8.1191. The year “Meiji 14” is missing from the delivery date on right margin.