Artwork Details for Ebina Masao (a.c.1950) "Print 5 - Akashi"

Ebina Masao (a.c.1950) - Print 5 - Akashi - 明石

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Print 5 - Akashi - 明石
by Ebina Masao (a.c.1950) - 海老名正夫

Artist:Ebina Masao (a.c.1950) - 海老名正夫
Title:Print 5 - Akashi - 明石
Series:The Tale of Genji
Date:1953 (this item: Later edition)
Publisher:Yamada Shoin
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 27.5 x 40.5cm (sheet size)
Condition:Fine condition. Full margins; Extensive use of silver and gold metallic dyes (does not show well in the scanned images). No tears, folds, or stains. A tape pull at top verso edge.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:10324-Ebina_Masao
Notes:Rare later 1985 edition in larger size which leaves a stronger viewing impression. Each print has a paper cover containing a detailed English and Japanese explanation of the chapter. Red artist's sea at lower left. The 'Genjimon' symbol at the top right of each print from this series changes depending on the chapter (it identifies which chapter each print is from).

See Man-Pai's Genjimon webpage for the full chart of Genjimon symbols. See a full discussion of this series in my personal collection here.

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