TAKEUCHI Seiho -- "Monkey with a Stick" (#3)

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Artist TAKEUCHI Seiho (1864-1942)
Title "Monkey with a Stick"
(given name)
Date ca1930's.
Series na
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer Okura Hanbei(?)
Image Size 9 1/8 x 14
Impression Very Fine. Skillful "bokashi" shading body; deep "gauffrage" to outline and hair areas; nicely detailed carving, crisp lines.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
Strong colors; very clean front and verso. (Short 1/2-inch tear bottom (archivally repaired); slight wear.) Tiny "Made in Japan" lower verso margin.
Reference/Illus na
Comments A delightful image of a pet monkey walking with a bamboo stick. Not often seen. Takeuchi designed bird and animal prints during the ca1930's period.
Item # DG-410
Price $450 (Sold/PF)