#12 Tsukuda-jima in Musashi Province

#12 Tsukuda-jima in Musashi Province
Item# view-twelve-buyo-tsukuda-jima

Woodblock Prints Title: Tsukuda-jima [in Edo] in Musashi Province (Buyō Tsukuda-jima), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjūrokkei)

Publication: 1830

Size: Horizontal ōban; 26.2 x 38.7 cm (10 5/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Publisher: Nishimuraya Yohachi (Eijudō)

Signature: Saki No Hokusai Aratame Hitsu

Original: 1st state. known as the All blue (Aizuri-e). 3 originals from different sources.

Estimated Value: Ref # 36V12

2nd state. known as the blue outline. It has added colors (Green, brown and salmon) and lack the kiwame seal on the lower left corner. 3 originals from different sources.

Estimated Value: Ref # 36V12a

3rd state. known as the Black Outline. It differs from the blue outline, as the main key block uses black ink instead of blue ink. The difference is obvious when looking at the lines around the title, and the sky has more blue colors all the way down to the clouds.

Estimated Value: Ref # 36V12b

Other Versions:

1/ Enji Takamizawa Replica 1910's

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

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The paper is thin like an edo era print, but the paper is different from the original. Later editions of this replica has a thicker paper. Estimated Value: Ref # 36V12c

2/ Unidentified Replica 1920's (Most Likely Adachi)

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

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Paper is thicker, like a Shin Hanga.

Estimated Value: Ref # 36V12d