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Notes (1st edition)
Publisher (this edition): Unsodo Unsodo
Date of this item: c1950s c1950s
Notes (this edition)
These notes were written by the original owner/seller/auctioner of the item and may be inaccurate.:
We are offering a fine & quite unusual old Japanese wood block print. We purchased this unusual old oriental piece (along with some others) from an estate sale in Fort Knox Kentucky. An officer while stationed in Japan in the early 1950s acquired them as a gift from a Japanese family. This small format was popular after the war because they were easily transported. It is signed but I do not know the artist (done in the style of Shotei ). The detail is excellent & would be great framed & matted. The condition is good with bleed through on the back side. It is tipped to a sheet of cardboard. The image size is 2 by 3 . Takemura? Asano Takeji?
Monday, 4 December 2006

Title Two Miniature Prints - 3
Artist Takeji Asano 1900-1999
Seal artist's seal (take)
Dated ca. 1930s
Medium/Technique Woodblock print
Impression very good
Colors excellent - very good
Condition excellent - very good slight toning.
Description Two miniature prints. Size: 70 x 95mm each. Snow covered temple gate and a red torii.
Width Item 2.8 inches = 7.0 cm
Height Item 3.7 inches = 9.5 cm
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