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|Notes (1st edition)||Koson, using the artist name "Shoson", began working with Watanabe in 1927, designing prints depicting birds and flowers. Watanabe took many of the works to the Toledo Exhibition in 1930 and again in 1936.|
|Publisher (this edition):||Watanabe||Watanabe||Watanabe||Watanabe||Watanabe|
|Date of this item:||1933||1933||1933||1933|
|Notes (this edition)|
These notes were written by the original owner/seller/auctioner of the item and may be inaccurate.:
Catalog ID 8420
Title An Eagle in a Snowstorm
Medium Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Edition First - copyright seal in l. r
Publisher S. Watanabe
Reference No O-36 in the Watanabe 1936 catalog
Size 15 -1/4 x 10 "
Condition Very fine.
Format: Oban tate-e: 15.25" x 10.25"
Subject: Covering from one end of the print to the other, an Eagle flying over pine trees in the depth of Winter. See 'Crows, Cranes & Camellias' # S13.2 page 197.
Condition: Very fine colors. Full size with margins. Very minor marks and flaws. Two tiny pinholes in left margin. Generally fine state of preservation.
Impression: Very fine impression with gauffrage.
|Japanese woodblock print by Ohara Shoson (Koson) of an Eagle in flight over snow capped pines. Signed and sealed on the image lower right. Watanabe publishers seal lower right corner. Image is toned with foxing. Glued in one small area of top margin to backing. Size: 15 3/8" x 10 1/2" - 39 cm x 26.5 cm.
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Title Eagle in Flight against a Snowy Sky
provenance: Robert O. Muller Estate
Artist Koson Ohara 1877-1945
Medium/Technique Woodblock print
Colors excellent - very good
Condition excellent - very good … light toning, two needle size holes on the left margin, the upper right margin corner and the lower left margin corner lightly creased.
Description Large eagle flies in the snow falling sky. Very effective "baren" works to show the large snow flakes and the stormy weather.
Note Provenance: Robert O. Muller Collection.
Format Oban tate-e
Width Item 10.5 inches = 26.7 cm
Height Item 15.7 inches = 39.8 cm
|Listed is a great, vintage, Japanese, woodblock print measuring approximately 10 by 15.5 inches. There is light, general, age and use related wear but no damage. Textured paper with appropriate bleedthrough on the back. Good color.