||"Geese in Flight, Full Moon"
||Obtained from Robert O. Muller's estate following his death.
||Adachi Hanga Kenkyusho (Tokyo publisher, 1926-present)
||7 1/4 x 13 3/8 ("tanzaku")
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; nicely visible
woodgrain left background; geese and the moon's edge raised in "gauffrage";
sharp key-lines, much fine detailing.
||Nearly Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and verso.
Full, original margins. (Scattered faint spotting--otherwise flawless.)
||"Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-11.10.
||Eight white-fronted geese seen descending beneath a full moon.
A seldom seen Koson design.