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A village- snow

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A village- snow 雪の里
by Okamoto Yoshimi (1947-) Okamoto, Ryusei

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Artist: Okamoto Yoshimi (1947-) Okamoto, Ryusei
Title: A village- snow 雪の里
Date 1st edition?1989
Publisher 1st edition?Self
Publisher (this edition)?Self
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Not Set
Format (this edition): Not Set
DB artwork code: 39260
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:

Title Snow - A Village in Hida
limited edition
Artist Ryusei Okamoto born 1949
Signature Signed, titled and numbered by artist in pencil.
Dated 1989
Medium/Technique Woodblock with Mixed Media
Impression excellent
Colors excellent
Condition excellent - very good … slightly creased.
Edition Size 976
Numbered 15 / 976
Description "Yuki no Sato" English title is "A Village in Hida". The village is an open air museum which contains about 30 traditional Japanese houses in Hida region of Gifu prefecture. They exhibit several well-preserved "gassho-zukuri" farm houses. The name came from their steep, thatched roofs which look like praying hands ("gassho-zukuri").
Width Item 27.2 inches = 69.0 cm
Height Item 12.0 inches = 30.5 cm
Width Image 26.0 inches = 66.0 cm
Height Image 11.0 inches = 28.0 cm

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