||1940 (pre-1957 printing)
||Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman
John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
||"Famous, Sacred and Historical Places"
("Seichi Shiseki Meisho")
||Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi
||10 3/8 x 15
("dai-oban," large oban)
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky and water area; "gauffrage"
to rooftop, lanterns, and moon/clouds; nicely detailed carving.
||Excellent. Deep, rich colors. Clean front and verso.
Found still "top-tipped" to original backing.
||Delightful scene of nightime lanterns in front of Kasuga Shrine. Early printing.
||Special Pricing $200 (Sold/KM)