Koitsu -- "Spring Rain at Matsushima" (#7)

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Title "Spring Rain at Matsushima"
("Harusame Matsushima")
Artist Koitsu TSUCHIYA
Date 1936 (mid-edition printing by Seki, 1981-95)
Series na
Publisher Doi Publisher (Doi Eiichi)
Seal, Carver/Printer Doi "H-seal" (circa 1981-95), Harada/Seki
(Seki printed 1965-95)
Image Size 10 1/4 x 15 1/2 ("oban")
Impression Very Fine.
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading, light "gauffrage" to trees; life-like reflections; over-printed streaks of falling rain; highly detailed carving.
Condition Excellent.
Fresh, strong colors. Flawless.
Reference/Illus na
Comments Beautiful seascape/sailboat image. (Stock images.)
"Sold Out" at publisher--Seki retired 1995.
Item # JS-2979
Price $625 (Two copies remain)