||"Mt. Fuji and Cherry Blossoms at Tateho"
||1941 (pre-1957 printing)
||Private placement. Consigned by family of Air Force serviceman
John Kinney stationed in Tokyo 1946-57.
||"Thirty-six Views of Mt. Fuji"
("Honen no Fuji")
||Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi
||10 3/8 x 15
("dai-oban," large oban)
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, Fuji, and foreground; deep "gauffrage"
to Fuji's snowfields and cherry blossoms; nicely detailed carving.
||Excellent. Deep, rich colors. Clean front and verso.
Found still "top-tipped" to original backing.
||Mt. Fuji seen through the branches of a blossoming cherry tree near Teteho village. Early printing.
||Special Pricing $200 (Sold/HR)