Shotei -- "Nagoya Castle" (#2)

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Title "Nagoya Castle"
Date 1924-27 (per Ota Museum, Tokyo)
Provenance Consigned by a discriminating eastcoast USA collector.
Series na
Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo
Seal, Carver/Printer na
Image Size 6 3/8 x 14 5/8 ("tanzaku")
Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; extensive light "gauffrage" to castle and rock wall; crisply and highly detailed carving.
Condition Good++. Some fading of colors. Clean backside; full, original margins. (Some fading of colors; mat-line right edge; slight wear.)
Reference/Illus website #M-62; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #569; Ota Museum Shotei Exhibition Catalogue #234.
Comments A colorful and highly detailed castle image. Not often seen.
Item # MM-58
Price Special $275 (Sold/CM) (Consignor selling entire collection)
(was $450/$325)