Tenma Bridge in Settsu Province by Hokusai
Embroidered patch design
Custom, heat-cut shape
Measurements: 3" x 2.5"
About Tenma Bridge in Settsu Province
This print is part of a series named Rare Views of Famous Bridges in Various Provinces which showcased Japanese bridges of the time period. Tenma Bridge in Settsu Province depicts a bridge surrounded by boats, sailing downstream with the flowing river. Spectators taking part in the Tenjin festival hold lanterns on top of the bridge, watching the boat races. Through the use of bright colors and dynamic lines,the picturesque scenery of Settsu Province is brought to life in this masterpiece.