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by Shima Tamami
Original caretaker of this artwork: Ross Walker Collection (Ohmi Gallery)
|Artist:||Shima Tamami — 島 珠実|
|Date 1st edition?:||1961|
|Date of this artwork?:||1962 (may not be accurate)|
|Publisher 1st edition?:||Self|
|Publisher (this edition)?:||Self|
|Medium (1st edition):||Woodblock|
|Medium (this edition):||Woodblock|
|Format (1st edition):||Double Oban|
|Format (this edition):||Double Oban|
|DB artwork code:||29321|
|Notes (1st edition)?:||Artist: Shima, Tamami - 島 珠実|
Title: Enclosed Horses - 囲いの馬
Date: 1962 (this item: First edition)
Format: Double Oban, 53.2 x 36.7cm (image size)
Notes: Edition 0f 100 prints.
The title translates to enclosed/penned/fenced horses. The edition of 100 dated 1962 would be the second edition; the edition of 50 is dated 1961.
|Notes (this edition)?:||The following information was taken from the original web listing of this artwork. Often written by non-experts, there may be inaccuracies:|
This is a gorgeous (and very large) original woodblock print by sosaku hanga artist Shima Tamami, well listed in all of the modern Japanese print reference books. It is an early print from this noted female printmaker, dating from 1962. This print measures about 14 1/2 x 20 1/2 plus large margins.