||"Rain at Shinobazu Pond"
("Shinobazu no Ike no Ame")
||1929 (lifetime printing)
(known collected 1946-47)
||Private placement. Consigned by family of Army serviceman
Lt Col Frank Fliniau--POW 1942-45,
stationed in Tokyo 1946-58.
||"Twenty Views of Tokyo"
||Unsealed (not uncommon from Watanabe Publisher), but known collected 1946-47. (lifetime edition).
||9 1/4 x 14 1/8
Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading to sky, buildings, and trees; light "gauffrage" to clouds, trees,
and railings; life-like reflections; highly detailed carving.
Clean front and verso.
(Two tape tabs top verso margin; light toning; light wear.)
||Narazaki #166; Hotei #162.
||Colorful springtime image. Lifetime printing.
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