||"Kamo River at Night"
||Obained via Uchida Publisher's "Family Archives." Founded in 1919, a few of Uchida's
long-held collection of original 1950's prints has recently found their way to modern
||Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi
(Kyoto, 1919 to present)
||9 1/2 x 14 3/8 ("dai-oban")
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, water and building
areas; deep "gauffrage" (embossing) to crescent moon and flowing river water; nicely detailed carving.
Very clean front and verso.
(Very slight wear.) Found still side-tipped into original "presentation folder."
||An attractive nighttime view of Kyoto's famous Kamo River.
From Uchida's archives of early 1950's prints.
A rarely seen vintage print.