YOSHIMITSU -- "Snow on the Banks of the Kamo River"

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Artist NOMURA, Yoshimitsu c1870-c1935 (active 1890's-1930's)
Title "Snow on the Banks of the Kamo River"
("Kamo Tsutsumi no Yuki")
Date 1931 (Second Edition)
Series "Famous Places of Kyoto"
("Kyoraku Meisho," a six-print series)
Publisher Sato Shotaro Publisher (Kyoto, c1895-1931)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 8 3/8 x 13 1/2
Impression Very Fine. Wonderfully executed "bokashi" shading; lightly "gauffraged" (embossed) snow; "gofun" snow over-printed onto blue; very detailed carving; crisp lines.
Condition Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso. (Natural "paper fiber" seen below baskets.)
Reference/Illus Blair's 1936 "Toldedo Exhibition" pl. #289.
Comments A classic "shin hanga" print of the Toledo Exhibition. (Lacks "first edition verso seal"--but early.)
Item # CG-730
Price $475 (Sold);
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