||"Swallow Over the Wave"
||Undated, likely c1920's/early30's.
||Obtained from Robert O. Muller's Estate following his death (via New York contact).
||Believed to be Watanabe Shozaburo (previously sold copy found in "Watanabe style" folder).
||7 1/8 x 13 1/2 ("tanzaku")
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; nicely "gauffraged" wave-tips;
lighly over-splashed white "gofun" to waves; crisp lines.
||Excellent. Strong colors.
Clean backside. (No flaws noted--flawless.)
Tiny "Made in Japan" stamping verso.
||"Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-28.8 (undated); NOT found in 1936 Watanabe Catalogue)
||Flawless condition, great image--a technical masterpiece.
Possibly Available Again--Inquire