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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)
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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)
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$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 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)
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$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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1362782 (stock #YoshidaH032)
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$1,400.00
Hiroshi Yoshida
A Glimpse of Ueno Park
Date: 1937.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 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.
Reference: Abe catalog #218.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Light toning and fading.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1362690 (stock #YoshidaH031)
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$2,100.00
Hiroshi Yoshida
Hirosaki Castle
Eight Scenes of Cherry Blossoms
Date: 1935.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.75 x 10.75 inches.
Signed and sealed in the image. Titled and signed in pencil.
Jizuri seal lightly at upper left margin indicating a first edition self-printed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Reference: Abe catalog #192.
Condition: Very good. Margins have faint spotting.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1362625 (stock #Hasui310)
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Kawase Hasui
Morning at Okayama Castle, 1955
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the red 6 mm seal (lower right corner), which is consistent with a first edition.
This seal was used between 1946 and 1957.
Reference: Hotei #605.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Lower left margin corner has faint spot. Original drying pinholes at left margin.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1362356 (stock #ItoS003)
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$675.00
Ito Shinsui (1898-1972)
Early Spring.
Date: 1930-1931.
Size: Approximately 14.5 x 9.75 inches.
This famous woodblock print was an insert of the Jiji Newspaper Company.
Artist's signature and seal.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: A few spots in the background as shown. Still faintly has the original center folds.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1361797 (stock #Hasui308)
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Kawase Hasui
Arashiyama
Date: 1950s ~ 1960s.
Size: 5.75 x 3.75 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Bears the artist's oval seal.
Reference: Hotei Hp-41.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top to original cardstock.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1361474 (stock #Hasui305)
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$650.00
Kawase Hasui
The Chunum Temple, Mt. Chiri, Korea
(Chôsen Chirizan Sen'in-ji) - Views of Korea.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Date: 1940. A lifetime edition bearing the black Watanabe 6 mm seal (used between 1946-1957) within the image at the lower left corner.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Top back margin has a piece of tape.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1360769 (stock #Hasui302)
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$190.00
Kawase Hasui
Evening View of Snow-Covered Cottage
Date: 1930s. This edition 1952.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Print size: 5.75 x 3.75 inches.
Reference: Hotei Hp-76.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Tipped at top edge to original 1952 Christmas card signed "Mr. and Mrs. Elmer E. Welty." Colonel Welty lived in Asia for 30 years and donated his large Asian art collection to Ohio Northern University.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1360641 (stock #Hasui301A)
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Kawase Hasui
A Yangban (Korean Official)
Date: August 1935 (First and only edition)
Size: Dai-oban. Approximately 17 x 12 inches.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Reference: Hotei #357.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.