KOSON -- Carp and Fly

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Title "Carp and Fly" (given name)
Date c1910-23
Series na
Publisher Daikoku-ya (Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 7 1/4 x 13 5/8 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; "gauffrage" to water's surface; much fine detailing.
Condition Very Good+++. Clean backside. Full, original margins. Minor rubbing left end.
Reference/Illus "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-39.4 and cat. #98.
Comments Beautiful, layered image. Rarely seen. PRE-1923 earthquake (note: Daikoku-ya Publisher ceased business in 1923).
Item # CG-877
Price $750 (Sold)