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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1930 item #1133725 (stock #THaseg002)
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La Cascade Enchantee. Les Contes Du Vieux Japan No. 20. (22 pp.)
The French version of The Enchanted Waterfall. Japanese Fairy Tale Series No. 20. (22 pp.)
Dated: Meiji 36 (1903). This edition Taisho 2 (1913).
Published by T. Hasegawa, Tokyo.
Size: 6.0 x 4.125 inches.
These charming, profusely illustrated books consist entirely of woodblock prints on crepe paper. The books are bound with silk ties. Hasegawa employed some of the best woodblock print artists of the era.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1131118 (stock #Hasui077)
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Kawase Hasui
Temple in Snow
Date: ca 1930s.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Size: 7.25 x 5.0 inches.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top edge to original sheet.
This print does not appear in Kawase Hasui: The Complete Woodblock Prints. We could find only one other example.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1940 item #1130212 (stock #Unk039)
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Title: Tokumochi
Artist's signature not read. The second kanji in the signature is read "haru" or "shun."
Size: Approximately 6.25 x 3.75 inches.
Date: ca. 1930s.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1128096 (stock #Hasui 080)
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Kawase Hasui
Winter Moon Over Toyama Plain, 1931
Publisher: Doi Hangaten.
Carver/printer: Harada/Yokoi. This seal combination indicates an early post-war edition. Its pre-war use has also been widely debated.
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.5 x 10.5 inches.
Condition: Slight ripple at top margin. Otherwise excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1960 item #1103113 (stock #Kobayashi003)
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Kobayashi Kiyochika.
Kaiun Bashi (Kaiun Bridge First National Bank Headquarters. aka. Mitsui Gumi House.
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Early-mid 20th century.
Publisher: Takamizawa Mokuhansha. The publisher's seal is on the umbrella of the central figure.
Size: 5.5 x 3.75 inches.
The print is tipped along its top edge to a Japanese Christmas card.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1101982 (stock #Unknown034)
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Bijin by window with snow
Size: 5.73 x 3.75 inches
Print is tipped along its top edge to a 1950s Japanese Christmas card.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Very good.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1101969 (stock #YoshidaT 004)
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Toshi Yoshida (1911~1995)
Depicting: Snowy street
Print size: 5.5 x 3.75 inches.
A woodblock print tipped at the top to a Japanese Christmas card from 1953.
Bears the Yoshida seal.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1094262 (stock #Hasui075)
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Kawase Hasui [seal]
Kikyo Gate
1930s ~ 1950s.
5.75 x 3.75 inches (postcard size).
Published by Watanabe Shozaburo.
- This rarely seen design depicts evening snow over the moat at one of the gates of Edo Castle (The Imperial Palace in Tokyo).
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at top to original cardstock. Right edge of blank card is rough.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1980 item #1075728 (stock #Hasui 072)
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Kawase Hasui
Moon at Nakanoshima, Sapporo 1933
Size: Oban. Approximately 15.25 x 10.25 inches.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo. Bears the 7 mm seal, indicating a printing between 1957 and 1989.
Condition: Unframed. Very good. Slight toning and professionally reinforced left margin.
- A rare appearance of a horse in a Hasui print.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1041017 (stock #Shien002)
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Artist: Shien
Title: Torii at Miyajima.
Date: early 1950s.
Publisher: Watanabe Shozaburo.
Shien seal at lower left.
Size: 5.5 x 3.5 inches
The print is attached along the middle to a Christmas card from the early 1950s.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1950 item #1036542 (stock #Hiratsuka002)
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Hiratsuka Un-ichi (1895 ~ 1997)
Nihonbashi Bridge in Tokyo (aka. Night at Nihonbashi Bridge)
Date: 1946
Card size: Approximately 6.0 x 4.25 inches.
This woodblock print is the front cover of a Christmas/New Year card signed in pen by the artist at the inside.
Reference: Collection of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1036391 (stock #Tasaburo 003)
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Artist: Takahashi Tasaburo (b. 1904)
Scene: Girl Before Christmas Tree. Posed like Japanse doll on platform.
Image area: 5.5 x 3.5 inches. A woodblock print tipped at the top to original cardstock.
Date: Early 1950s.
Publisher: Kyoto Hanga-In.
Condition: Excellent. Please see photo for message inside.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1036290 (stock #Unknown 025)
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Eight Views of Edo, Snow at Kinryuzan
Artist unknown. Likely Hiroshige.
Size: 5.75 x 3.75 inches
Condition: Excellent. Tipped at the top to a Japanese Christmas card from 1953. Please see photo of inside.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1036152 (stock #Yoshida T003)
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Toshi Yoshida (1911~1995)
Depicting: Snow scene
A woodblock print tipped at the top to a Japanese Christmas card from the early 1950s. Please photo of the inside of the card.
Signed "T. Yoshida"
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1032269 (stock #Tasaburo001)
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Takahashi Tasaburo (b. 1904)
Beach
Image area: 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
Print is tipped along its top edge to original card.
Publisher: Kyoto Hanga-In.
Signed and sealed by the artist.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1032094 (stock #Uchima 002)
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Artist: Uchima (Aohara) Toshiko (1918-2000). Aohara would marry the renowned artist Ansei Uchima.
Scene: Girl in Costume.
Image area: 5.5 x 3.5 inches. A woodblock print tipped at the top to original cardstock.
Bears the "Aohara" seal.
Publisher: Kyoto Hanga-In.
Condition: Excellent.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1028410 (stock #Koitsu054)
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Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)
Miyajima Along the Inland Sea
Date: 1930. This edition ca. 1952.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 4.0 inches.
Tipped at the top to a Christmas card sent from Okinawa, Japan in 1952.
Reference: TK-SB 18 in Koitsu catalog.
Publisher: Shobido Tanaka. Bears the Koitsu seal
Military personnel mentioned in the card are Smith Rhoden, A.E., Major Page, Assistant A.E., Dusty Rhodes, Assistant A.E., and Mr. Nixon, Assistant Chief Operations.
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All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1960 item #1027632 (stock #Hiroshige027)
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Artist: Hiroshige Ando
Title: Urahara
Date: A 1952 recarved edition.
Size: Approximately 5.5 x 3.0 inches.
Print is tipped along its top edge top to an unused Christmas card.
Included is the business card of Minesato Ikebata. President, The Bank of the Ryukus Naha, Okinawa.
Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
Condition: Excellent.