||"Lapwing on a Tree Stump"
||Obtained directly from Robert O. Muller's Collection following his death
(via New York contact).
||Daikoku-ya (Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
||7 1/4 x 14 3/8 ("tanzaku")
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; light "gauffrage" to birds feathers; sharp
key-lines, much fine detailing.
||Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and backside. Full, original margins. (Minor natural paper flaw
upper left corner--otherwise flawless.)
||"Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-22.2 and cat# 57, pg 79.
||A colorful image of a northern lapwing perched atop a tree stump. PRE-1923 earthquake (note: Daikoku-ya Publisher ceased
business in 1923).