Artist: Kotozuka Eiichi
Title: The Grand Buddha of the Todaiji Temple in Nara — 東大寺大沸
Date: circa 1930-1950
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A Complete Set of (6) SIX 1950-60’s Original Japanese Woodblock Prints by the famous artist, Eiichi Kotozuka with original covers and beautiful silver foil studio designed folder case: From the series, "The Scenes of Shiga, Nara and Kyoto". Artist’s chop and publisher seal. Published by Uchida Woodblock Printing Company in Kyoto. A complete set with the folder is a rare find and depicts the talents of the artist Eiichi. Each original woodblock print is tipped in their individual original presentation folders which measure 10” x 14”. Prints measure: 8 1/2" x 11" - Paper (full-sized margins) Provenance: Came from a single collector who purchased the entire collection while traveling in Kyoto in the 1960’s. The List of Prints included w/ condition report: 1. The Full Moon Viewed on The Seta Karahashi Bridge - Fine, except for toning from the folder 2. The Katata Ukimido Temple in The Lake Biwa - Pristine - Beautiful image! 3. The Cherry Blossoms in Nara - Fine, except for toning from the folder 4. The Large Buddha of Todaiji Temple in Nara - Pristine 5. The Maples of Takao in Kyoto - Pristine 6. The Snow Scene of Kiyomizu Temple in Kyoto - Pristine - Gorgeous image!