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)

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

 

 
         
 
 


 

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. Each measuring 26 ¾” high by 18 ¾” wide, including custom frames.

 

 

Eagle Owl - Mimizuku
Toshi Yoshida (1911-1995)

Pencil Signed, Printed 1968
Measuring 22 ½” high by 17 ¾” wide.

 

 

 

 

 

 
         
 
 


 

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

Publisher: Watanabe
Circa 1950

 

 

Snow at Shinkawabata
Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)

Signature: Hasui, Seal: Sui
Publisher: Watanabe
Post 1945 (originally 1935)


 
         
 
 


 

Hida Province, Basket Ferry
Hida, Kagowatashi
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)

Series: 60 Odd Provinces of Japan
[Dai Nihon] Rokujuyoshu Meisho zue
Date: 1853 (Kaei 6), 8th month
Measuring 20” high by 15 ¼” wide.

 

 

Meguro Drum Bridge and Sunset Hill
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)

Series: 100 Famous Views of Edo, #111
Publisher: Uoya Eikichi (4/1857)
Measuring 19 ¾” high by 15” wide.

 

 

 
         
 


 


 

Shimano
Toyokuni III (1786-1865)
(Utagawa Kunisada)

Series: The Tokaido
No. 146, 1863, 4th month
Measuring 22 ½” high by 18 ½” wide.

 

 

Bijin Reads a Letter
Toyokuni III (1786-1864)
(Utagawa Kunisada)

Circa 1850’s

 


 
         
 
 


 

Summer Moon at Miyajima
(Natsu no Tsuki Miyajima)
Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949)

Printed: 1942
Collection of John A. Campbell, MD
Measuring 17” high by 21” wide.