||"(Tea House) Yokocho at Yotsuya Araki"
("Yotsuya Araki Yokocho")
||1935 (Early printing by Yokoi, likely 1956-62.)
||Consigned by a discriminating eastcoast USA collector.
||Doi Hangaten (Doi "watermark" upper left)
||9 1/2 x 14 1/4
||Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading; very finely carved details, crisp key-lines.
||Very Good++. Strong colors. (Two faint tape residues top margin; extremely faint matline left and bottom;
lightly toned backside.).
||Chigasaki Museum's 1999 Koitsu Exhibition Catalogue, p15, pl# 16; Andacht p145.
||Exhibits the superb "mastery of light" for which Koitsu is so well known. Classic "tea house" image.
||Bi-Weekly Special $400 (SOLD/SR)