Great Lantern at the Asakusa Kannon-Do Very fine Print of the famous Temple image with the great, dramatic lantern over the entrance; men and women are entering and leaving quietly; a little, blue bird flies towards the lantern - a charming, informal touch in this otherwise imposing and formal image.
Pair of Quail Gekkos most enchanting work is in woodcut prints of simple subjects in a style close to that of the Maruyama/Shijo school ... These woodcuts, principally of still-lifes - flowers, birds and landscapes - were printed in a careful, extremely luxurious technique.
Snow at Ueno Kiyomizudo Posthumous edition printed in the Heisei period (starting 1989)by Shiobisa, from the original blocks. Design was originally published by Kawaguchi and Sakai; Shiobisha acquired the blocks in the 1950's.