WOODBLOCK PRINTS

 

 
 


 

Matsukaze (Pine Wind) - CH 18
Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900)

Series: Genji gojûyo jô (The 54 Chapters
[of the Tale of Genji] in Modern Times)
Publisher: Takegawa Seikichi, 1884
Carver: Hori Gin (Asai Ginjirö)

 

 

A Pair of Macaws
Ohara Koson (1877-1945)

Publisher: Watanabe, 1932
Signature and Seal: Shoson

 

 

 
       
 
 


 

Publisher: Takemura Hideo (act. 1926-39)
Artist: Nishimura Hodo (act. 1930’s)

Signed Hodo, Seal Takemura

 

 

Publisher: Takemura Hideo (act. 1926-39)

Signature unknown, Seal Takemura

 

 
         
 
 


 

Frog on Hydrangea in Summer Rain
Jo (fl. ca. 1920-30's)

Publisher: Kato Junji Late Taisho / Early Showa

 

 
Fuji Chrysanthemum with Cricket
Jo (fl. ca. 1920-30's)

Publisher: Kato Junji Late Taisho / Early Showa

 

 
         
 
 


 

Meguro Fudo Temple, Tokyo
Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

Publisher: Watanabe
Circa 1950

 

 

Birds of the Seasons
Toshi Yoshida (1911-1995)
 

Spring – “Hakubai ni Mau” Flying Around the Plum Tree
Summer – “Natsu”
Autumn – “Momiji no Yasuragi” Serenity of Red Maple
Winter – “Sekisetsu no Hakagei ni” Sitting Under Snow Covered Leaves

These are most unusual oversized prints commissioned by the Franklin Mint Gallery and pencil signed Yoshida Toshi.  1982.

Measuring 26 ¾” high by 18 ¾” wide, inc. custom frames.

 
         
 
 


 

Temple Gate on Mountain
Isamu Sakamoto (Japanese, b. 1931)

Edition: 11/80
Signed, dated and with red chop artist seal
Measuring 24 ¼” high by 18 ¼” wide, inc. frame.