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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1368868 (stock #YoshidaH034)
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$975.00
Hiroshi Yoshida
Kamogawa in Kyoto (The Kamo River)
Date: 1933.
Size: Oban. Approximately 16.0 x 10.75 inches.
Signed and sealed in the image. Titled and signed in pencil.
Jizuri seal at upper left margin indicating a first edition self-printed by the artist.
"Made in Japan" stamped on verso.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Reference: Abe catalog #186.
Condition: Light toning and fading. Top margin corners are thin. Two original drying pinholes in to...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1368595 (stock #Hasui332)
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Kawase Hasui
Tanigumi Temple, Mino
Date: 1947.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.0 x 10.25 inches.
Publsiher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
A first edition bearing the 6 mm seal faintly in the lower right corner (see photo).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Top margin has light creasing.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1368491 (stock #Koitsu387)
Era Woodblock Prints
$675.00
Tsuchiya Koitsu
Ueno Kiyomizudo, 1940.
(aka. Restaurant in the Evening)
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.75 x 10.50 inches.
Publisher: Doi Hangaten (seal), also bears Doi watermark.
Carver: Harada (seal). Printer: Yokoi (seal). This seal combination indicates an early post-war edition.
Reference: Koitsu catalog no. TK-DH-62.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Top back margin has tape residue.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1367804 (stock #Ohara170)
Era Woodblock Prints
$1,750.00
Ohara Koson
Snow-capped Mount Fuji
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Date: ca. 1900s-1923.
Bears Koson seal.
Publisher: Daikokuya (6)
Reference: K44.8 and plate 103 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Lower right corner reinforced. Tone line at bottom edge. Some fading.
- A well-known and rarely seen Koson design.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1367673 (stock #Hasui327)
Era Woodblock Prints
$650.00
Kawase Hasui
Morning at Niju Bridge (Sunset variant)
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Date: 1930.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Bears the 6 mm publisher's seal, indicating a lifetime edition produced between 1946-1957.
Reference: Hotei #202 (This variant would be 202b.)
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Some color fading. Soiling at left margin.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1367448 (stock #Hasui326)
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Kawase Hasui
Zojoji Temple, Shiba
Size: Aiban. Approximately 13.0 x 8.75 inches.
A first edition published in 1934 by Osaka Mainichi in Japan Today & Tomorrow. The slightly larger oban version of this famous print, Hotei #147, was published in 1925.
Condition: Excellent. The back of the print still shows some remnants of the black paper of the original publication. Thinner areas at the back have been thickened by a conservator.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1367275 (stock #Jacoulet053)
Era Woodblock Prints
$1,800.00
Paul Jacoulet
Le Tresor, Coree (The Treasure, Korea)
Date: May 21, 1940.
Size: Approximately 18.25 x 14 inches.
Jacoulet signature and watermark with butterfly seal.
Edition: 155/250.
Carver: Maeda. Printer: Honda.
Reference: Print #66 in The Prints of Paul Jacoulet by Richard Miles
Condition: Excellent.
"This classic scene of mother and child is one of Jacoulet's best received prints." - Miles
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1367128 (stock #Jacoulet052)
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$1,800.00
Paul Jacoulet
Hokkan-zan, Seoul, Coree (Hokkan Mountains, Seoul, Korea)
Date: December 6, 1937.
Size: Approximately 18.25 x 14 inches.
Jacoulet signature and watermark with tea jar seal.
Edition: 144/350.
Carver: Maeda. Printer: Honda.
Reference: Print #45 in The Prints of Paul Jacoulet by Richard Miles
Condition: Excellent color and condition. The back margin edges are toned. The back top margin has three pieces of archival tape.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1366457 (stock #Koitsu373)
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$650.00
Tsuchiya Koitsu
Teahouse (Yotsuya Araki, Yokocho) 1935.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Doi Hangaten (seal). Also bears Doi watermark.
Carver: Harada. Printer: Yokoi (seal).
This seal combination indicates an early post-war edition.
Koitsu catalog no. TK-DH-018.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Back top margin has mounting residue.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1365820 (stock #Koitsu372)
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$2,200.00
Tsuchiya Koitsu
Sunset at Tomonotsu, Inland Sea.
Date: 1940.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.25 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
First edition with Watanabe F seal (used 1934-1941).
Reference: Koitsu catalog no. TK-WN-8.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1365388 (stock #Koitsu370)
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Tsuchiya Koitsu
A Long Spell of Rain
Date: 1930s.
Size: Chuban. Approximately 10 x 7.25 inches.
Publisher: Takemura Hideo.
Reference: Koitsu catalog no. TK-TM-060.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent color. A couple of scuffs and a very light crease near top.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1365284 (stock #Hasui318)
Era Woodblock Prints
$275.00
Kawase Hasui
Village in the Evening
Date: 1930s
Size: Koban. Approximately 7.5 x 5.0 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
"Made in Japan" stamp on verso.
Provenance: The Robert O. Muller estate.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Uncirculated.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1364869 (stock #Funazaki001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$550.00
Funazaki Kojiro (b. 1900)
Eboshi Rock in Kaiba Island
From the collection, "One Hundred New Views of Japan"
Size: Approximately 11.75 x 8.75 inches.
Date: 1940.
Limited edition of 150.
Block bears the Kojiro signature and title.
Publisher: Nihon Hanga Kyokai (Japan Print Association)
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Trimmed margins.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1363772 (stock #Yoshimits002)
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Nomura Yoshimitsu (1870-1958)
Sannen Hill (Sannenzaka) from the series Famous Places of Kyoto (Kyoraku Meisho)
Date: 1931.
Oban. Approximately 15.0 x 9.75 inches.
Edition: 71/200. Numbered in Japanese on verso.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Publisher: Sato Shotaro (Sato Ko seal at lower right margin).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Light fading near former matte edge. Toned margins.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1363518 (stock #Hasui314)
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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Moon at Magome, 1930.
Size: Oban.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the Watanabe 6 mm seal in the lower right corner, indicating a lifetime edition made between 1946 and 1957.
Reference: Hotei #165.
Condition: The print is backed with paper that is peeling at the edges.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
"The scene conveys the rustic 'poetic' charm of Magome, the area where Hasui lived." - Narazaki
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1363209 (stock #Ohara160)
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Ohara Shoson (Koson)
Snow on Willow Bridge
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.0 x 10.5 inches.
Date: 1927. This edition 1946-1957.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the round 6 mm seal.
Shoson signature and seal.
Reference: S44.3 and cataog image #166 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Small white surface mark on willow branch and faint scuff line.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1363141 (stock #Hasui313)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,500.00
Kawase Hasui
Senjo Plain Nikko (Nikko Senjogahara)
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.75 inches.
Date: 1937.
Hasui signature at left. No red circular seal.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the D seal (sausage seal) in the right margin, which is consistent with a first edition.
Reference: Hotei No. 410.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Slight fading. Color superior to Hotei catalog image.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1363107 (stock #ItoYuhan007)
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Ito Yuhan
Pagoda at Nikko
Date: 1930s.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.75 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Nishinomiya Yosaku. Bears the publisher's seal in the left margin.
Signed Y. Ito within the image.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Slight wear and paper toning. Two tiny white dots on surface.