Showering Flower Petal — 花の雨
by Takane Koji () Koko
|Artist:||Takane Koji () Koko|
|Title:||Showering Flower Petal — 花の雨|
|Date 1st edition?:||1930 (in the decade of)|
|Publisher 1st edition?:||Daireisha — 大鈴社|
|Publisher (this edition)?:||Daireisha — 大鈴社|
|Medium (1st edition):||Woodblock|
|Medium (this edition):||Woodblock|
|Format (1st edition):||Large Oban|
|Format (this edition):||Oban|
|DB artwork code:||34919|
|Notes (1st edition)?:||Title Showering Flower Petals|
Artist Koko Takane 1902-1979
Signature "Takane Koji hitsu" embossed on the left margin.
Seal Artist's seal (koko).
Dated Ca. 1930s.
Publisher Daireisha (active ca. 1930 -50s).
Description "Hana no Ame" ("Flower Rain").
Note Daireisha's copyright seal on the right margin.
Format Oban tate-e
Width Item 10.4 inches = 26.5 cm
Height Item 15.4 inches = 39.0 cm
|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 very rare genuine original shin hanga bijin Japanese woodblock print by Koji Takane, titled "Hana no Ame" (Flower in Rain). The print was published by Daireisha circa 1930.