KASAMATSU -- "Birdcage"

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Title "Birdcage" ("Torikago")
Date 1957. Earlier second edition (now "sold out") on "Old Paper." Likely early c1960's.
Series na
Publisher Unsodo
("gei watermark" lower left margin corner)
Seal, Carver/Printer Okura/Shinmi
Image Size 9 5/8 x 14 1/2
Impression Very Fine. Nice "bokashi" shading; baren "sujizuri" to background; crisp "key-lines." (Minor printing flaw left image edge--result of loose hair of brush--just above upper bar/left image edge.)
Condition Excellent. Strong fresh colors. (Slight toning--otherwise flawless.)
Reference/Illus Grund #U-84
Comments A remaining print of publisher's now "sold out" inventory. SEE comments.
Item # JS-1667
Price $295 (Reserved/BH)
(FINAL Copy--$375 if perfect)