||"Winter Moon at Toyama"
("Fuyu no Tsuki (Toyama ga Hara)")
(Early printing by Itoh, early ca1930's-50's.)
||Private placement. Consigned by family of US Army serviceman
Bob Broadway stationed in Tokyo 1947-48.
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky's colors, horizon,
and foreground; life-like reflection.
Deep, rich colors.
Quite clean front and verso.
(Some faint stains margins; very slight wear.)
||Narazaki #D-1; Hotei #260.
||Gorgeous tree-silhoutted full moon image. Very rare and early carver/printer
combination. A RARE print.