Woodblock Prints Title: The Waterfall at Ono on the Kisokaidô Road (Kisokaidô Ono no bakufu)
Size: Vertical oban; 38 x 26 cm (15 x 10 1/4 in.)
Publisher: Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudô)
Signature: Saki no Hokusai Aratame Hitsu 前北斎為一筆
2 originals from different sources:
Estimated Value: Ref # TJW3
The main differences between the 1st and second state are:
1/ Different shape between the 1st state and the 2nd state
2/ Top of waterfall shaped differently. One drop missing on the 2nd state.
Estimated Value: Ref # TJW3a
1/ Adachi's replica 1950's
Images 1 & 2 are the replica, image 3 is the original 1st state for comparison.
1/ Extra Protuberance
2/ Smooth "S" type of line instead of rough line
3/ "Straight" line instead of curved line
Estimated Value: Ref # TJW3c
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 for comparison.
1/ Missing Lines
2/ Round shaped bushes instead of 3 "steps"
Estimated Value: Ref # TJW1c
3/ Takamizawa's replica