Gakusui -- "Herons in the Snow"

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Artist Gakusui IDE (1899-??)
Title "Herons in the Snow"
("Sekichu Shirasagi")
Date 1950 (very early printing, likely 1950's)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer Early "red 6mm-seal"
(bottom right--difficult to see)
Image Size 9 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Nice "bokashi" shading; extensive "gauffrage" (embossing) to feathers; highly detailed carving; life-like falling snow.
Condition Very Good++.
Clean front and verso.
(Some minor surface scratches to black background, slight toning, four tape residues verso margins.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A lovely, striking heron image. Early-edition.
Item # CG-776
Price $375