||"Mt. Fuji at Susono in Rain"
||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, and Fuji; "gauffrage"
to Fuji's snowfields and foreground; over-printed with streaks of falling rain;
nicely detailed carving.
||Excellent. Deep, rich colors. Clean front and verso.
Found still "top-tipped" to original backing.
||Mt. Fuji seen at Susono in the rain. Early printing.
||Special Pricing $180