||Bakufu ONO (1888-1976)
||"Koi Pond in Spring"
||Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman
John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
||Kyoto Hanga-in (Shinagawa ban)
||Red margin seal reads "Printed By Kyoto-Hanga-In, 1951"
||10 1/2 x 15 1/4
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to grass, bushes, and water areas;
over-printed pink highlights to trees; light "gauffrage"
(embossing) to bridge and stone lantern;
life-like reflection; nicely detailed carving.
||Excellent. Found still in original "Presentation Folder." (No flaws noted.)
||A colorful springtime koi pond garden.