Artist: Shotei Takahashi
Title: Sawatari in Joshu Prefecture
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Monday, 26 December 2005 Title "Sawatari in Joshu District" ("**") Date ca1920's/30's Series na Publisher Watanabe Shozaburo Seal, Carver/Printer na Image Size 6 1/2 x 14 3/4 ("tanzaku") Impression Very Fine. Superbly executed "bokashi" shading throughout; "baren sujizuri" markings to sky; light "gauffrage" to mountain top, trees and rooftop; "gofun" over-splashed as falling snow; crisply and highly detailed carving. Condition Excellent. Strong, unfaded colors. Clean backside. (Light toning.) Reference/Illus Shotei.com website #M-11; 1936 Watanabe Catalogue #211. Comments A beautiful wintertime scene with crows flying overhead. Item # BG-131