||"Fishing with Cormorants, Nagara River"
||1940; early-edition (circa 1936/56 to 1962).
||Harada/Yokoi (To learn more about the dating of prints by Doi Publisher, see "The Doi Publishing House.")
||9 1/2 x 14 3/8
||Fine. Superbly done "bokashi" shading, life-like "reflection" seen in water area, crisp "key-lines."
||Good to Very Good. Strong colors. Clean front and backside. (Several surface
scratches (difficult to see--mostly lower/left); minor glue/paper residues top margin; very slight toning.)
||A bold and unusual nighttime scene of cormorant fishing boats (using fires to attract fish) as a lantern-laden
pleasure boat of viewers looks on.
||Bi-Weekly Special $350 (SOLD/RS)