The Amida Falls in the Far Reaches of the Kisokaido Road

The Amida Falls in the Far Reaches of the Kisokaido Road
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Woodblock Prints Title: The Amida Falls in the Far Reaches of the Kisokaidô Road (Kisoji no oku Amida-ga-taki)

Publication: 1832

Size: Vertical ôban; 35.7 x 26 cm (14 1/16 x 10 1/4 in.)

Publisher: Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô)

Signature: Saki no Hokusai Aratame Hitsu 前北斎為一筆

1st state: 3 originals from different sources: Estimated Value: Ref # TJW5a

2nd state The main differences between the 1st and 2nd state are:

1/ Vertical lines missing in 2nd state
2/ Bushes are full all the way to the margin in 2nd state.

Estimated Value: Ref # TJW5b

Other Versions:

1/ Adachi's replica 1950's

Images 1 & 2 are the replica, image 3 is the original 1st state for comparison.

1/ Straight line from black line to margin, as opposed to curve in the original
2/ Strong line in th ereplica. The original has lines similars to the ones from the river
3/ Bushes goes all the way to the margin in replica

Estimated Value: Ref # TJW5d

2/ Oedo Mokuhansha's replica 1960's

Published by Kaiseisha / Oedo mokuhansha; Carved by Torazo Matsuda, Printed by Isamu Nakai.Images 1 & 2 are the replica, image 3 is the original 1st state for comparison.

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Estimated Value: Ref # TJW5c

3/ Takamizawa's replica