NARAZAKI, Eisho -- "Interior of Asakusa Temple" (#5)

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Artist NARAZAKI, Eisho
Title "Interior of Asakusa Temple"
("Asakusa Kanze-on no Naido")
Date 1932 (1946-57 printing)
Provenance Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Black "6-mm seal" lower/right
(used only 1946-57)
Image Size 9 5/8 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Astonishingly skillfull "bokashi" shading throughout; light "gauffrage" to ribs of lanterns and flying birds; highly detailed carving, crisp key-lines.
Condition Excellent.
Fresh, strong colors.
Reference/Illus na
Comments A beautifully printed interior view of Asakusa Temple. (Narazaki also used he art name of "Fuyo" 1916-22.) (Related article.)
Item # BK-36
Price Special Pricing $435 (Sold/CS)
(Reg $550)