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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1359178 (stock #Nouet004)
Era Woodblock Prints
$525.00
Noel Nouet (1885-1944)
Kameido, 1936 (This edition post-1980).
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.25 inches.
Publisher: Doi Eiichi. Carver: Endo. Printer: Ito.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
- A lovely view of the famous bridge and wisteria.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1359044 (stock #Kanmei001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,500.00
Kanmei F. K. (Active 1940s)
General Douglas MacArthur, 1947.
Size: Oban. Approximately 16.75 x 11.0 inches.
Edition: First and only.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears rarely used Watanabe seal at lower right margin.
Carver: Aoyanagi Isao (seal)
Printer: Ono Gintaro (seal)
Sealed by the artist and signed in English and Japanese.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Paper slightly toned. Small surface spot at right. Original drying pinholes ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1355936 (stock #Yoshitosh004)
Era Woodblock Prints
$550.00
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Takakura Moon
No. 36 from the series "One Hundred Aspects of the Moon"
Date: 1886.
Size: Oban. Approximately 14.75 x 10.25 inches.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon.
Carver: Enkatsu.
Condition: Slight creasing.
- Hasebe no Nobutsuru looks on as Prince Mochihito and his companion Munenobu flee from the Takakura mansion disguised in women's traveling costumes...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1355274 (stock #Yoshitosh003)
Era Woodblock Prints
$475.00
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Monkey-Music Moon
No. 92 from the series "One Hundred Aspects of the Moon"
Date: 1892.
Size: Oban. Approximately 14.75 x 10.25 inches.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon.
Carver: Enkatsu.
Condition: Spot in bottom margin.
- "Sarugaku (literally Monkey-music) involved acrobatics, juggling, and mime, combined with drum dancing." (Reference: Annotations© 200...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1355103 (stock #Yoshitosh001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$475.00
Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
Tsunenobu and the Demon
No. 14 from the series "One Hundred Aspects of the Moon"
Date: 1886
Size: Oban. Approximately 14.75 x 10.25 inches.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Publisher: Akiyama Buemon
Carver: Enkatsu
Condition: Pencil note lower left margin. A couple of margin spots.
- Upon hearing the sound of a demon pounding cloth, Tsunenobu recites the poem “I listen to the...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1354945 (stock #ItoTakash002)
Era Woodblock Prints
$700.00
Ito Takashi
Late Autumn at Yachi in Towadako National Park (Charcoal-Making at Lake Towada National Park)
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Date: 1950.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. A first edition bearing the round, black 6 mm seal in the lower right corner.
Condition: Very slight fading evident at image edge. - A rarely seen print.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #1354209 (stock #Sadao001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$1,075.00
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Sadao Watanabe
John Calvin. Commissioned by the Japan Calvin Translation Society.
Stencil on momigami paper.
Date: 1963
Signed and dated by the artist.
Size: 17 x 11 inches.
Condition: Unframed. Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1346328 (stock #Ryohei003)
Era Woodblock Prints
$475.00
Ryohei Tanaka
Drying Radish
Etching.
Date: 1978.
Edition: 119/120.
Signed "T. Ryohei" and dated in pencil.
Size: Visible image: 12 x 10 inches. Paper size: 15.25 x 12 inches. Matte size: 20.25 x 16 inches.
Condition: Excellent. Archivally hinged.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1340616 (stock #Kikuchi008)
Era Woodblock Prints
$50.00
Kikuchi Yuichi (Tomokazu)
Temple Bell
Date: Early 1950s.
A woodblock printed postcard.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Artist's "Yuichi" seal lower right.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1329009 (stock #Unknown075)
Era Woodblock Prints
$100.00
Unsigned Japanese Woodblock Print
Woman in Purple on Balcony
Date: Early 20th century.
Size: 11.0 x 8.5 inches.
Provenance: From the collection of Canadian missionary Sybil Courtice, who was in Japan from the early 20th century up until WWII.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1319708 (stock #Narazaki002)
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SOLD
Narazaki Eisho (1864-1936) (aka. Kyokudo, Fuyo, Shinjo)
Futagawa in Snow (Futagawa no Yuki)
Date: Early 20th century.
Size: Approximately 7.25 x 5.25 inches.
Signed and sealed "Kyokudo".
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
A very rare creped print.
Condition: Unframed. Excellent.
The uneven margin is due to the creping process.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1308447 (stock #Unk077)
Era Woodblock Prints
$75.00
Unsigned Japanese Woodblock Print
Woman in Yellow at Window
Date: Early 20th century.
Size: 11.0 x 8.5 inches.
Provenance: From the collection of Canadian missionary Sybil Courtice, who was in Japan from the early 20th century up until WWII.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1294223 (stock #Hotei001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$525.00
Hotei
Crow on Cherry Branch
Date: 1920s.
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 15.25 x 6.75 inches.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1286314 (stock #Katsuhira007)
Era Woodblock Prints
$1,075.00
Katsuhira Tokushi
Kamado (Cooking Stove)
Customs of Akita series.
Date: 1939.
Self-published by the artist.
Size: Oban. Approximately 16.0 x 11.5 inches.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Very good. Outstanding color. Toning at margins, back and upper right corner. Tape at back top margin.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1283775 (stock #SeikoA003)
Era Woodblock Prints
$150.00
Aoki Seiko (b. 1880)
Birds and Moon
Size: Approximately 9.75 x 4.75 inches.
Date: Early twentieth century.
Publisher: Matsumoto
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Attached at top corners to original cardstock. Card is toned, especially at edges. Print has pencil notes on verso and light ripples in upper portion.
- Rarely seen.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1254236 (stock #Yamamoto071)
Era Woodblock Prints
$55.00
Artist: Yamamoto (seal)
Gotemba in Snow
Bears artist's seal.
Publisher: Takemura Hideo. Bears round Takemura seal.
Date: 1930s. Collected after WWII but very likely from Takemura's pre-war stock.
Size: 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Tipped at top to original greeting card.
Condition: Print is very good. Card is discolored.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1254137 (stock #Yamamoto066)
Era Woodblock Prints
$65.00
Artist Yamamoto (seal)
Irises in Rain
Publisher: Takemura Hideo. Bears round Takemura seal.
Date: 1930s. Collected after WWII but very likely from Takemura's pre-war stock.
Size: 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Print is tipped along its top edge to original greeting card.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Print is excellent. Card is discolored.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1960 item #1221237 (stock #Bonsai001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$225.00
A history archive of Yuji Yoshimura (1921-1997) and Alfred Koehn, the men who brought bonsai to the West

Item 1: Correspondence from Yuji Yoshimura:
In this early 1950s greeting card addressed to a Lt. Col. and Mrs. Lange, Yoshimura includes a photograph from a Tokyo exhibition he had attended two years earlier. He mentions his friend Alfred Koehn, the diplomat and author with whom Yoshimura popularized bonsai in the Western world. The cover of the card is a 20th centu...