||"Wading Egret in Reeds"
||Obtained from Robert O. Muller's Estate following his death (via New York contact).
||Daikoku-ya (Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)
||9 3/8 x 9 3/4 ("shikishiban")
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; deep "gauffrage" to outline of egret; softly colored
feathers; much fine detailing.
(Some partial-inking to green scattered reed areas.)
||Excellent. Excellent colors. Clean front and backside.
Full, original margins.
||"Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# K-14.5 and cat# 62 pg 82.
||A beautifully colored image of a small egret (Egretta garzetto) standing in shallow water. PRE-1923
earthquake (note: Daikoku-ya Publisher ceased business in 1923).