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Chinese Bell Flower
by Ito Nisaburo
Original caretaker of this artwork: Ross Walker Collection (Ohmi Gallery)
|Title:||Chinese Bell Flower|
|Date 1st edition?:||1950 (in the decade of)|
|Publisher 1st edition?:||Self|
|Publisher (this edition)?:||Self|
|Medium (1st edition):||Watercolour|
|Medium (this edition):||Watercolour|
|Format (1st edition):||Large Oban|
|Format (this edition):||Large Oban|
|DB artwork code:||44321|
|Notes (1st edition)?:||Title Blue Balloon Flowers|
original watercolour painting: provenance Uchida Archive
Artist Nisaburo Ito 1910-1988
Seal Artist's seal.
Dated Ca. 1950's.
Impression Excellent - very good …
Condition Excellent - very good … Original : Minor foxing. Slight creases on the margins.
Description The very rare set of original hand painting and a trial proof of "Kikyou" (Chinese Bell flower or Balloon flower). Beautifully rendered by artist Nisaburo Ito and masterfully printed by the master printers and carvers in Uchida Publishing Company.
The exceptional and rare items for the serious Japanese woodblock print collectors and institutions, who want the fine example of the creative process of commercial print production.
Width Item 13.2 inches = 33.5 cm
Height Item 18.1 inches = 46.0 cm
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