Kawano -- "Praying Girl"

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Artist KAWANO, Kaoru (1916-65)
Title "Praying Girl"
(given name)
Date Likely 1960's (round grey artist's "seal" verso).
Series na
Publisher na
Seal, Carver/Printer Red "Kawano seal" (and round grey artist's "seal" verso).
Image Size 9 1/4 x 14 7/8 (full-sized oban) (on heavy, hand-made paper)
Impression Very Fine. Bold, fresh colors. Light "gauffrage" to outline of girl; nicely visible woodgrain to cross behind girl. (Few tiny ink spots upper margin edge.)
Condition Excellent.
Clean frontside and verso.
(Very slight wear; slight toning.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments Charming image of a young girl at prayer. Very nice vintage print.
Item # EG-213
Price $325