Bakufu ONO -- "Flower Basket with Quince"

(Click HERE for additional image)
(Click HERE for additional image)
Artist Bakufu ONO
Title "Flower Basket with Quince" (given name)
Date 1952
Series na
Publisher Kyoto Hanga-in
Seal, Carver/Printer Kituta/Shinagawa
Image Size 10 1/2 x 15 1/4 ("dai-oban" (large oban))
Impression Very Fine.
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to flowers, basket/base and background; "gauffrage" (embossing) to flowers; silver metallic pigment highlights to flowers; artist's "B Ohno" in gold metallic pigment; "burnishing" to black edge of wooden base; highly detailed carving.
Condition Nearly Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso. (Very slight wear; light toning.) Available with original over-matting if desired.
Reference/Illus na
Comments An attractive and very colorful mixed flower basket with Japanese quince added. A vintage print--(of same set--without the margin's "Printed 1952").
Item # DG-720
Price $275 (Reserved/KM)
OR $475 total as 2-print set with DG-719.