KOSON -- Egrets Flying in Rain

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Title "Egrets Flying in Rain" (given name)
Date c1900-10, (Kokeido Publisher ceased business in 1910)
Series na
Publisher Kokeido (or Akiyama Buemon--Tokyo publisher, 1877-1910)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 6 1/2 x 14 3/4 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Superb "bokashi" shading; nicely over-printed streaks of driving rain; visible woodgrain in background; extremely fine detailing.
Condition Very good. Clean backside (three thin paper residues top). A few scatter spots left; partially trimmed margins.
Reference/Illus "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pg. 177, pl# K-14.11.
Comments A beautiful, rain-streaked image. PRE-1910 (note: Kokeido Publisher ceased business in 1910).
Item # CG-749
Price $495 (Sold)