Shotei -- "Rikisha in the Morning Mist"

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Title "Rikisha in the Morning Mist"
(given name)
Date ca1920's/30's (pre-1936)
Provenance Obtained from Robert O. Muller's Collection following his death (via a dealer contact).
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 6 3/8 x 14 5/8 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading; light "gauffrage" to signboard; crisply and highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Fresh, strong colors. Clean front and verso. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus website #M-38; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #247; Shotei Exhibition Catalogue #211.
Comments A colorfully delightful image. Exceptional condition for this rare, pre-War image.
Item # DG-175
Price $875 (Sold/AK)