Gekko -- "Tiger"

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Artist OGATA Gekko (1859-1920)
Title "Tiger" (given name)
Date ca1900-1910
(Clearly on "old paper.")
Series na
Publisher Believed to be Daikoku-ya
(Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 9 3/8 x 9 3/4 ("shikishiban").
Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; highly detailed carving.
Condition Good++. Excellent colors. Full, original margins. (Horizontal creases; bumping and wear.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A tiger at rest in bamboo. (A similar Koson "Reclining Tiger" image exists.)
Item # EG-475
Price $295 (Sold/JH)