Era Woodblock Prints - Vintage Japanese Art
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1391467 (stock #Hasui397)
Era Woodblock Prints
$8,500.00
Kawase Hasui
Zojo Temple, Shiba. From the series, Twenty Views of Tokyo.
Date: 1925.
Edition: First with the Watanabe B seal (used 1924-1930).
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.25 x 10.25 inches.
Reference: Hotei #147
Removed from the original folder.
Medum: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Upper left margin corner reattached by conservator. Toning at back.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1220044 (stock #Hoshi002)
Era Woodblock Prints
$3,400.00
Joichi Hoshi (1911-1979)
Field (Woodblock print on gold leaf)
Size: 32 inches by 17.25 inches.
Date: 1974.
Edition: 63/99
Condition: Excellent with light toning at top margin. At the back margin - light tape residue and one reinforced corner.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1327490 (stock #Ohara124)
Era Woodblock Prints
$3,000.00
Ohara Koson
Peacock on a bough of a pine tree, a peahen behind
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Date: ca. 1900s-1923.
Bears Koson signature seal.
Publisher: Daikokuya (6)
Reference: K38.17 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Condition: Excellent. Black mark at top margin and in sky at lower right.
Provenance: The Bedford, NY estate of Eleanor Jay and Arthur Iselin. Eleanor Jay was a descendan...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1327801 (stock #Ohara125)
Era Woodblock Prints
$3,000.00
Ohara Koson
Peafowl on flowering cherry
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Date: ca. 1900s-1923.
Bears Koson seal.
Publisher: Daikokuya (97)
Reference: K38.13 and plate 87 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Condition: Excellent. A few small black marks in sky at left and above bird. Pencil number on back.
Provenance: The Bedford, NY estate of Eleanor Jay and Arthur Iselin. Eleanor Jay was a de...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1401807 (stock #Hasui396)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,900.00
Kawase Hasui
The Great Buddha, Kamakura (Kamakura Daibutsu)
Date: 1930.
The earlier version with the Buddha in shadow.
First edition with Watanabe B seal (used 1927-1932).
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.25 inches.
Reference: Hotei #204.
Condition: Removed from original folder. Excellent color.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1423814 (stock #Hasui474)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,800.00
Kawase Hasui
Hwasa Gate, Suwon (Mizuhra Kakomon). From the series Eight Views of Korea (Chosen Hakkei).
Date: August 1939.
Size: Oban. Approximately 16.5 x 11.5 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Watanabe C seal (sausage seal 1929-42). with crossed out seal of Kansai Bijutsusha, from which Watanabe acquired the publishing rights.
Reference: Hotei #431.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Slight margin creasing.
"The walled fortress was constru...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1424407 (stock #Hasui482)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,800.00
Pulguk Temple, Kyongju
Series: Eight Views of Korea
Date: 1939.
Size: Dai-oban. Approximately 16.75 x 11.75 inches.
Hasui signature and seal lower left.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. E-seal at right margin - used 1932-42.
Reference: Hotei No. 432.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Slight creasing at top margin and top right. One foxing spot on back in sky.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 2000 item #1369467 (stock #Shinoda001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,750.00
Toko Shinoda (b. 1913)
Title: Autumnal
Size: Approximately 28.5 x 20.5 inches.
Date: 1990s-2000s.
Edition: 16/38.
Medium: Lithograph with brushstrokes.
Condition: A very slight difference in the tone of the white outside the image area. The print was once matted.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1416813 (stock #Miller007)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,750.00
Lilian May Miller (1895-1943)
Hong Kong Junk.
Date: 1928. Marked first edition in pencil.
Signed, dated, and monogrammed within the image.
Stamped "Lilian Miller Oriental Woodcuts" in margin.
Size: Oban. Approximately 14.25 x 10.25 inches.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Back margin has marks from former matte.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1359044 (stock #Kanmei001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,700.00
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 : Pre 1920 item #1326682 (stock #Ohara120)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,500.00
Ohara Koson
Mallards in Flight
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Date: ca. 1900s-1923.
Bears Koson signature and seal.
Publisher: Daikokuya (36)
Reference: A variation of K7.4 and plate 108 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Condition: Excellent. Pencil number on back.
Provenance: The Bedford, NY estate of Eleanor Jay and Arthur Iselin. Eleanor Jay was a descendant of United States founding f...
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 2000 item #1369520 (stock #Shinoda002)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,500.00
Toko Shinoda (b. 1913)
Title: Echo
Size: Approximately 27.5 x 20.5 inches.
Date: 1990s-2000s.
Edition: 2/25.
Medium: Lithograph with brushstrokes.
Condition: Outer margin edge has a few spots.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1377904 (stock #YoshidaH037)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,500.00
Hiroshi Yoshida (1876-1950)
Kameido Bridge (from the series, Twelve Scenes of Tokyo)
Size: Oban. Approximately 16 x 10.75 inches.
Date: 1927.
Signed and sealed at lower left.
Large red jizuri seal, indicating self-printing by the artist. This is the early, Japanese market edition and therefore has no English pencil signature.
Reference: No. 62 in The Complete Woodblock Prints of Hiroshi Yoshida.
Condition: Toning to outer margin. Light fading.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1365820 (stock #Koitsu372)
Era Woodblock Prints
$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 1930 item #1417855 (stock #Ohara235)
Era Woodblock Prints
$2,200.00
Ohara Koson
Monkey reaching for the reflection of the moon
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Publisher: Daikokuya
Date: ca. 1910-1923.
Koson signature and seal.
"Made in Japan" stamped on verso.
Reference: K41.25 (cat. 136) in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
One of Koson's most loved designs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1362690 (stock #YoshidaH031)
Era Woodblock Prints
$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 1930 item #1399862 (stock #Lum001)
Era Woodblock Prints
$1,975.00
SALE $1775
Bertha Boynton Lum (1869-1954)
Junks Wei-Hai-Wei
Date: 1922
Size: 9.5 x 4.5 inches.
Pencil signed and copyrighted 1923 by the artist.
Edition: "44" noted at lower right.
Reference: Gravalos/Pulin No. 63.
Condition: Very good to excellent.