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Songbird on Flower

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Songbird on Flower
by Watanabe Seitei (1851-1918) - Shotei

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Artist: Watanabe Seitei (1851-1918) - Shotei 渡辺省亭
Title: Songbird on Flower
Series: Birds and Flowers
Date 1st edition?1916
Publisher 1st edition?Not Set
Publisher (this edition)?Not Set
Medium (1st edition): Woodblock
Medium (this edition): Woodblock
Format (1st edition): Oban
Format (this edition): Oban
DB artwork code: 42031
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:

Monday, 6 July 2009

Kacho ga: Songbird on Flower
Lot AU44


Artist: Watanabe Seitei
Format: Oban yoko-e: 11" x 14.75" approx

Subject: From the Kacho ga series, Birds and Flowers by Seitei - A flowering shrub with a perching Japanese songbird.

Publisher: Artist's seal

Date: c 1916

Condition: Full size. Traces of album backing paper. Some overall staining. Two small thinned areas. Minor stains, marks and flaws. Generally quite good state.

Colour: Fine

Impression: Fine with gauffrage

Estimated Value: £200 - £300

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