||"White Herons and Willow"
("Yanagi ni Shira-Saga")
||1926 (Likely 1950/60's printing--not new.)
||Unsealed (not uncommon from Watanabe)
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading to background; deeply "gauffraged" (embossed) birds' feathers; nicely
printed green streaks of falling rain; highly detailed carving, crisp lines.
||Very Good. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso. (Minor bumping/wear top/bottom
margins; light wear.)
||Blair's 1930 "Toldedo Exhibition" pl. #175; "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl. #S-14.6.
||Delightful image of two egrets in flight past a green willow tree. "Greener" color than some copies.
||Special Pricing $375 (Sold/SG)