This Print from the Venerable Adachi Publisher - This beautiful reprint is from the famous Tokyo publisher Adachi, one of the most respected publishers of the 20th century. Adachi prints were printed to the highest standards of quality with excellent color and fine detail. The Adachi woodblock printers were known to be the best in the business. The Adachi group also chose interesting and varied subjects for their prints and was the only publisher of many famous old ukiyo-e images. These Adachi prints are sealed with a decorative, raised seal reading "Adachi" in roman characters indicating the print meets Adachi’s high quality standards.
Comments - Terrific design of a monkey on a leash climbing a pole to a small platform. He wears a red tie-dyed kimono, and a shower of petals falls over him from the blossoming cherry tree nearby. A charming subject with soft shading in the background.
Artist - Hiroshige (1797 - 1858)
Image Size - 14 3/4" x 6 1/2" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.