1871 Wood Engraving Enoshima Mount Fujiyama Japanese Japan Mountain XGTA3

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This is an original 1871 black and white in-text wood engraving of Enoshima and Mount Fujiyama. Enoshima is about 4km in circumference, and is located at the mouth of the Katase River. The island was the site of the 1964 Olympic harbor, as well as the scene of Enoshima Engi. Mount Fuji, the highest mountain of Japan, is one of the three Holy Mountains, along with Mount Haku and Mount Tate. The volcano is often depicted in Japanese art, and is considered to be one of the most prominent symbols of the country.

CONDITION

This 140+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light wrinkling. No natural defects.No surface rub.No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 3 inches; 11 x 8 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Mt. Fuji, volcanic, harbor, coast, bay

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