KOSON -- "Wading Egret in Rain"

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Title "Wading Egret in Rain"
(given name)
Date c1910-23
Series na
Publisher Daikoku-ya
(Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 6 1/4 x 12 1/4 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving.
Condition Good++. Clean backside. Nearly original margins (note "kento" marks right edge). (Toning to center area; slight trimming bottom.)
Reference/Illus "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-11-14 and cat. #61; "Hiraki Ukiyo-e Museum Catalogue" pg 30, pl# 56.
Comments A little egret standing motionless in the rain. The original painting for this design are known.
Item # DG-178
Price $325