Shotei -- "Insect Vendor, Summer Evening" (#2)

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Artist Shotei (Hiroaki TAKAHASHI)
Title "Insect Vendor, Summer Evening"
Date ca1920's/30's (pre-1936)
Provenance Obtained directly from Robert O. Muller's Collection (following his death) via dealer contact.
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 6 3/8 x 14 3/4 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Wonderfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; crisply and highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso.
Full original margins.
(No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus website #M-29; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #229.
Comments A delightfully silhouetted evening image--bats flying overhead.
Item # DG-945
Price $825