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The Rising Koi (Japanese carp)

The Rising Koi (Japanese carp)
by Gekko Ogata (1859-1920)

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Artist: Gekko Ogata (1859-1920) 尾形月耕
Title: The Rising Koi (Japanese carp)
Date 1st edition?1910
Publisher 1st edition?Daikokuya (Matsuki Heikichi) 大黒屋
Publisher (this edition)?Daikokuya (Matsuki Heikichi) 大黒屋
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Shikishi
Format (this edition): Shikishi
DB artwork code: 31394
Notes (1st edition)?
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:

Ogata Gekko (1859-1920) the great artist of Meiji era. Gekko worked as a painter, printmaker and decorator of pottery and lacquer. His favorite subjects were genre scenes from everyday’s life, he also produced many war prints. The print offered here is very rare. Produced in “kacho-e” (birds and flowers). “The Rising Koi (Japanese carp)”, published and printed c. 1910 by Daikokuya (Matsuki Heikichi), print has a red Gekko seal and signature over water-like background. The size is shikishiban 9.8" by 9.6" (surimono format). The print is not trimmed or setdown. Fine impression, excellent, fresh colors and registration, mint condition.

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