KOSON -- Roaring Tiger, Crescent Moon

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Title "Roaring Tiger, Crescent Moon" (given name)
Date c1910-23
Series na
Publisher Daikoku-ya (Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 7 1/2 x 13 3/4 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Superb "bokashi" shading; much fine detailing; strong woodgrain visible.
Condition Excellent. Clean backside. Full, original margins.
Reference/Illus "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-41.6 and cat. #134.
Comments Superb, bold image. Flawless. PRE-1923 earthquake (note: Daikoku-ya Publisher ceased business in 1923).
Item # CG-693
Price $950 (Sold)