ONO -- "Shoren-In Garden, Autumn" (#2)

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Artist Bakufu ONO (1888-1976)
Title "Shoren-In Garden, Autumn"
(given name)
Date 1951
Provenance Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
Series na
Publisher Kyoto Hanga-in (Shinagawa ban)
Seal, Carver/Printer Matsuda/Shinagawa
Image Size 10 1/2 x 15 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to grass, bushes, and water areas; over-printed yellow highlights to trees; light "gauffrage"
(embossing) to bridge and stones; life-like reflection; nicely detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Found still in original "Presentation Folder." (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A colorful autumn garden scene in Kyoto.
Item # BK-46
Price $295 (Sold/RR)