Asano -- "Snow at Kamigamo Shrine"

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Artist Takeji ASANO
Title "Snow in Kamigamo Shrine, Kyoto"
("Kamigamo Jinja Yuki")
Date 1953; very earlier Second Edition ("sold out") on "old paper." Ca early 1960's.
Series na
Publisher Unsodo
("gei watermark" lower left margin corner)
Seal, Carver/Printer Okura/Shinmi
Image Size 9 3/8 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine.
Superbly executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving, crisp "key-lines."
Condition Excellent. Strong colors.
(Very slight toning.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments Striking and colorful snowscene. A remaining print of publisher's very early, now "sold out" inventory.
Recently found--one copy only. (Stock photos.)
Item # EG-813
Price $395 (SOLD OUT)
(EG-813A Sold/MO;
EG-813B Sold/AR;
EG-813C Sold/NK)