||"Evening at Tagonoura"
("Tagonoura no Yu")
||1940 (known to be pre-1947 printing)
Purchased 1947--consigned by family of Army Air Force serviceman
stationed in Tokyo.
||"Selection of Views of the Tokaido"
("Tokaido Fukei Senshu")
||No seal present (trimmed?)
||9 1/2 x 13 7/8
||Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout print; light "gauffrage"
(embossing) to Mt. Fuji; life-like shadowing; highly detailed carving, crisp lines.
||Nearly Excellent/Very Good.
Clean front and verso.
(Except for: Top/bottom
margin/image trimmed, surface scratch--otherwise flawless.)
||Narazaki #176; Hotei #233.
||Beautiful Mt. Fuji image. Excellent colors.
||Special $250 (Sold/SS)
(Untrimmed would be $700+)