Japanese Woodblock Prints
Osamu Sugiyama - Glacier Express
Picture 3 of 10
|Artist:||Osamu Sugiyama (1946 - )|
|Title:||Glacier Express (FO) - Switzerland|
|Edition:||Limited edition 16/50.|
|Description:||This woodblock print is from a series of mountain
landscapes in the Swiss Alps made by Osamu Sugiyama. This is a large
print (double oban) at 22 inches by 10 inches plus margins. Nine blocks and thirty nine colours were used in making this print.
The Glacier Express is one of the most famous railways in the world. It travels from Zermatt to Davos or St. Moritz in around seven hours. It passes through 91 tunnels and across 291 bridges.