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|Notes (1st edition)|
|Publisher (this edition):||Kyoto Hanga-In||Kyoto Hanga-In|
|Date of this item:||1950s||1950s|
|Notes (this edition)|
These notes were written by the original owner/seller/auctioner of the item and may be inaccurate.:
|Friday, 4 February 2005
Painted by Bisen Fukuda, a well known landscape painter of the time.
The 4 photos show the artists signature (In English and/or Japanese), The print without matte (print is mounted to the very top of the matte so it may appear a little different from 1st photo with matte covering), the back of the print and the print inside the mat.
An original Japanese Wood/Block print. Printed by the KYOTO-Hanga-IN Co. Located in three major Japan Cities at the time of print in 1951. Prints stored flat and never framed and in original matte. No attempt to change these from the state they are in when taken from the box. Print has been carefully stored for the past 55 years. The mattes have some yellowing due to age and a few small folds or a wrinkle.
Print is 11" X 15" inside origninal 14 1/2 X 18 mat.
|Sunday, 30 November 2008
THIS IS AN ORIGINAL JAPANESE BLOCK PRINT OF THE MIYAJIMA TORII AT ITSUKUSHIMA SHINTO SHRINE, PRINTED BY KYOTO HANGA IN 1951 AND PUBLISHED BY SHINAGAWA. I AM SORRY TO SAY I DO NOT REMEMBER THE NAME OF THE ARTIST. THERE ARE NO HOLES, TEARS, SPOTTING OR ANY SORT OF DAMAGE TO THE PRINT. THE COLOR IS EXCELLENT AND HAS A STRONG WATERCOLOR FEEL TO IT. THE IMAGE IS APPX. 15" BY 10 3/4" WITH FULL MARGINS. THE PRINT IS MOUNTED AT ITS TOP TO A BACKING WHICH HAS A MATTING OVERLAY ATTACHED.