Gakusui -- "Herons in the Snow"

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Artist Gakusui IDE (1899-??)
Title "Herons in the Snow"
("Sekichu Shirasagi")
Date 1950 (post-1989 printing, likely late 1990's)
Series na
Publisher Watanabe
Seal, Carver/Printer Red Watanabe "Heisei" seal (bottom left margin)
Image Size 9 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Nice "bokashi" shading; extensive "gauffrage" (embossing) to feathers; highly detailed carving; life-like falling snow.
Condition Excellent. (No flaws noted.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments A lovely, striking heron image set against a jet-black background.
Item # Available NOW as JS-2742;
(JS-2725 Reserved/EL;
JS-2697 Sold/MW;
JS-2047 Sold/JN;
JS-1991 Sold/CVL;
JS-1990 Sold/LV;
JS-1893 Sold; JS-1691 Sold)
Price $225