MUNAKATA -- "Shade of Tree"

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Artist MUNAKATA, Shiko (1903-75)
Title "Shade of Tree"
(given name)
Date ca1960's/70's; later printing.
Verso-stamped 1985.
Series A popular "calendar print" series dating to 1958.
Publisher Commissioned by Yasukawa Electronic Co.
Seal, Carver/Printer Likely self-carved.
Image Size 9 1/2 x 12 (plus margins)
Impression Fine. Bold black-ink/color "sosaku" printing on thin Japanese paper.
Condition Excellent. (Slight wear.)
Reference/Illus na
Comments An attractive, bold "sosaku hanga" image. Munakata is well-known for his spontaneously carved black/white prints.
Item # JS-2840
Price $95 (Sold/VP)