||KOSON (Shoson OHARA)
||"Pekingese Dog and Bush Warbler" (given name)
(aka "Pekingese Dog and Bush Warbler")
||Kawaguchi & Sakai
||K & S "C-seal" and "D-seal"
(used 1931/40); Ito/Komatsu
||9 3/8 x 13
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout;
deep "gauffrage" (embossing) to dog's hair and birdcage; sharp key-lines,
||Good to Very Good. Very good colors. Full, original margins.
(Minor creasing; two tape stains top verso corners;
few scattered marks; light toning; light wear.)
||"Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" pl# H-41.2.
||A charming image image of a Chinese Pekinese dog sitting atop a bright
red pillow set below a birdcage holding a bush warbler. One of only 20 Koson
print designs published by K&S--all of full oban format.