Era Woodblock Prints - Vintage Japanese Art
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #766468 (stock #Hasui 016)
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Artist: Kawase Hasui [signature and seal]
Title: Futago Island, Matsushima
Date: 1933, lifetime edition printed 1946-1957
Size: Oban, approximately 10 x 15 inches
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo, 6mm seal lower right corner
Condition: Never framed. Excellent color and condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #772442 (stock #Koho 009)
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Artist: Shoda Koho
Title: Lake Biwa
Date: 1910~1920, early edition
Size: 10 x 7.5 inches
Publisher: T. Hasegawa (later became Nishinomiya Yosaku), from the famous "Night Scenes" series. Hasegawa catalogue No. 1247. This print was acquired with along with three other Night Scenes. This one has the "Made in Japan" stamp on the back. One of the others has "All Rights Reserved. Printed by T. Hasegawa, Tokyo."
Condition: Very good. Mounted on original cardstock as published. Unfr...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #775231 (stock #Ohno004)
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$225.00
Ohno Bakufu
Rice Reaping
Date: ca. 1950.
Size: Oban, approximately 15 x 10.5 inches
Publisher: Kyoto Hanga-In
Carver: Matsuda, Printer: Ichimura
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Very good. The very top margin has a thin tape mark as seen.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1970 item #781909 (stock #Tomoe001)
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$65.00
Artist: Tomoe
Title: Sumida River in Snow
Date: 30s ~ 60s
Size: Approximately 5.75 x 3.75 inches
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Unframed.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #853046 (stock #Oda 001)
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Artist: Oda Hironobu [signature and seal]
Descrption: Mountain scene
Date: 1930s
Size: Oban, approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches
Publisher: Maeba Han (oval seal)
Condition: A thinning area at the upper left. Crease at left. See verso photo of small tape/pencil notes.
- Oda Hironobu was born in 1888. His prints were produced in very small quantities and are rare. The colors in the hills would be at home in a California/Western woodcut.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #856755 (stock #Sekino 001)
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Artist: Jun'ichiro Sekino
Title: Shono, from his monumental "New 53 Stations of the Tokaido" series (1959-1974)
Size: double oban, 21.5 x 16.75 inches
Self-published, with Sekino signature and seal. Also bears the Jun Sekino watermark.
Condition: Unframed. Pristine.
- To see the detail of this work, allow us to e-mail you a large tiff file of this image taken by Robert Watson Photography, Toronto.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #913630 (stock #Jakuchu002)
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$60.00
Jakuchu Ito (1715-1800)
Subject: Swallow and Camellia
Size: Small, approximately 4 x 3 inches
Date: 1930s or earlier.
Publisher: Shima Art Company, bears the Shima Art seal. "Made in Japan" stamped on verso.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #922033 (stock #Ohara 017)
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Ohara Shoson (Koson)
Title: Crow on a Snow Covered Branch
Date: 1910s ~ 1920s
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo
Size: 11.25 x 5.5 inches.
Reference: Newland, Amy R."Crows, cranes & camellias" p. 196.

A rare creped woodblock print by Koson. Creping was popular in the early 20th century due to superior durability.
Condition: Unframed. Excellent. This print appears to be as fresh as the day it was made. It is an absolute knockout. The scans do not do justice to th...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #953684 (stock #Hasui 044)
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Artist: Kawase Hasui
Title: Daimotsu, Amagasaki
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo, 6mm seal.
Date: 1940. The 6mm seal was used between 1946 and 1957.
Size: Oban, approximately 15.5 x 10.25 inches.
Condition: Pristine. Unframed. Never displayed. The two left margin pinholes are the original state.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #984533 (stock #Okumura 001)
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Koichi Okumura (1904 ~ 1974)
Night View of Beppu
Date: 1952. A first edition as evidenced by the date seal at the lower left margin. Prints lacking this seal are later.
Publisher: Unsodo. The Unsodo seal is in left margin along with the carver and printer seals.
Condition: Excellent. Unframed.
A crescent moon over Japan's most famous hot spring resort.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #993669 (stock #Hasui 050)
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Kawase Hasui
Kankai Temple, Beppu Hot Springs, 1927
Publisher: Bijutsusha. One of only eight Hasui designs published by Bijutsusha. Bears the red "Rumi" publisher's seal.
Size: Oban, approximately 15.0 x 10.25 inches.
Condition: Unframed. Excellent. A small (2 mm) hole in the dark green foliage has been invisibly repaired by a conservator. Short green dash in grey upper right sky.
A lush landscape format print and a rare design. Beppu is among Japan's most famous hot spri...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #998822 (stock #Katushira001)
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$150.00
Katsuhira Tokushi (1904-1971)
"Kazu Sleigh" from Sori Godai Hanga Shu (Five Different Kinds of Sleigh)
Date: 1938.
Bears the round "Toku" seal.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Print is tipped along its top edge to an original 9.5 x 7.0 inch matte.
Katsuhira Tokushi was a true folk artist, as he grew up in rural Akita Prefecture without encountering other artists and their work.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Slight wave in paper.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #998825 (stock #Katsuhira002)
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$150.00
Katsuhira Tokushi (1904-1971)
"Horse Sleigh" from Sori Godai Hanga Shu (Five Different Kinds of Sleigh)
Date: 1938.
Bears the round "Toku" seal.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Print is tipped along its top edge to an original 9.5 x 7.0 inch matte.
Katsuhira Tokushi was a true folk artist, as he grew up in rural Akita Prefecture without encountering other artists and their work.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print
Condition: Slight wave in paper. Ink st...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1002706 (stock #Munakata009)
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$65.00
Shiko Munakata (1903 ~ 1975)
Title: Taishi. Originally published in 1955. This edition 1985.
Size: Approximately 18.5 x 8.0 inches
Published by Munakata Studio. Issued in Yaskawa calendar.
Medium: Japanese lithograph.
Condition: Excellent. Slight wrinkle at corner. Full margins on all sides (not shown).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1003659 (stock #Yamakawa 001)
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Yamakawa Shuho (1898 - 1944)
Premonition of Snow, 1927
Size: Oban, approximately 15.0 x 10.5 inches.
Publisher: Bijutsusha
Condition. Unframed. This print has had tears and toning professionally restored.
An intriguing bijin image with an unusual title.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1007411 (stock #Munakata012)
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$75.00
Shiko Munakata (1903 ~ 1975)
Home of El Greco. Toledo, Spain.
Date of this edition: 1983.
Size: Approximately 15.25 x 12.0 inches
Published by Munakata Studio. Issued in Yaskawa calendar.
Medium: Japanese lithograph.
Condition: Excellent. Full margins on all sides (not shown).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1008098 (stock #Munakata014)
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$65.00
Shiko Munakata (1903 ~ 1975)
Moulin Rouge, Montmartre.
Date of this edition: 1983.
Size: Approximately 14.25 x 12.0 inches.
Published by Munakata Studio. Issued in Yaskawa calendar.
Medium: Japanese lithograph.
Condition: Excellent. Full margins on all sides (not shown).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1980 item #1008494 (stock #Munakata016)
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$75.00
Shiko Munakata (1903 ~ 1975)
Church at Auvers - Van Gogh, 1959. This edition 1983.
Size: Approximately 13.50 x 12.25 inches.
Published by Munakata Studio. Issued in Yaskawa calendar.
Medium: Japanese lithograph.
Condition: Excellent. Full margins on all sides (not shown).