KOSON -- "Purple Flowering Hosta"

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Title "Purple Flowering Hosta"
Date ca1930's (pre-War printing)
Series na
Publisher Kawaguchi (1929-ca1942)
Seal, Carver/Printer Small oval "Kawaguchi seal" lower right corner.
C/P: Maeda/Komatsu.
Image Size 9 1/2 x 14 1/4
Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading to flowers and leaves, against a softly colored background; highly detailed, crisp key-lines.
Condition Excellent. Strong colors. Clean front and verso. (Slight age-toning.)
Reference/Illus "Crow, Cranes, and Camellias" #H-43.1 and Cat#176.
Comments A delightful and well-printed "kacho-e" image.
Item # JS-2026
Price $475 (Reserved/KM)