||"Carp and Bee under Wisteria"
||ca1930's (pre-War printing)
||Obtained from Robert O. Muller's Estate following his death (via Conneticut contact).
||Small oval "Kawaguchi seal" lower right corner.
||9 1/2 x 13 1/8
||Very Fine. Superbly executed soft "bokashi" shading to carp and water's background; light "gauffrage"
to wisteria's flowers; highly detailed,
||Excellent. Strong colors. Clean front and backside; full margins. Slight age-mellowing.
(No flaws noted.)
||Illustrated in "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" #H-39.1, pg 203.
||A gorgeous "full-oban" image of a carp jumping after a bee below a flowering wisteria.