Ohara Koson Japanese Woodblock Print - Hare and Moon RARE SOLD
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All Items: Vintage Arts:Regional Art:Asian:Japanese:Woodblock Prints: Pre 1920: item # 1326973
Please refer to our stock # Ohara122 when inquiring.
Era Woodblock Prints
2 College Street
M5G 1K3 Canada
Hare and Moon
Size: O-tanzaku. Approximately 14.5 x 7.5 inches.
Date: ca. 1900s-1923.
Bears Koson seal.
Publisher: Daikokuya (56)
Reference: K41.16 and plate 102 in Crows, Cranes and Camellias: The Natural World of Ohara Koson (Reigle Newland).
Condition: Excellent. A small, linear indentation below the cloud. Pencil number on back.
Provenance: The Bedford, NY estate of Eleanor Jay and Arthur Iselin. Eleanor Jay was a descendant of United States founding father, John Jay. Their Bedford home is now the John Jay Homestead historic site.
Note: The prints in this Eleanor Jay collection are all pre-earthquake. Here is a famous hanga design in excellent condition.