Posted by Alec W. (220.127.116.11) on June 14, 2021 at 04:46:51:
In Reply to: Help identifying the piece? posted by DavidK on June 14, 2021 at 00:38:19:
This seems to be an adaptation of a design from Hiroshige's 1858 vertical ōban "Fuji sanjūrokkei" 富士三十六景 ("Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji"). This design is "Shinano Shiojiri tōge" 信濃塩尻峠 ("Shiojiri Pass in Shinano Province"), but reimagined as a night scene.
For more on the original series:
And this design:
I'm not sure where this version comes from -- it's clearly from a recarved keyblock, but I don't have any other information.
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