Artwork Details for Kotondo, Torii (1900-1976) "Tipsy"

Kotondo, Torii (1900-1976) - Tipsy - ほろ酔

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Tipsy - ほろ酔
by Kotondo, Torii (1900-1976) - 鳥居言人

Artist:Kotondo, Torii (1900-1976) - 鳥居言人
Title:Tipsy - ほろ酔
Date:1932 (this artwork: First edition)
Publisher:Ikeda - 池田
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 29.5 x 48.2cm (sheet size)
Condition:Very good. Pearl mica background in great condition. Light age toning. A soft dog-ear crease visible on the verso but barely visible from the front. Glue remnants on the verso, but no bleed through to front except for the bottom mid edge. All verso glue is well outside the image area.
Price:$8820 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $80)

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Artwork Code:11517-Torii_Kotondo
Notes:Very rare; I have only seen two examples with limited edition paper seal on the verso (as of 2013. See my JAODB database for a couple of unsealed editions). Limited edition number 8 of 100 prints (the blocks being destroyed after 100 prints). Gorgeous pearl mica background. Only 100 editioned prints and a handful of un-numbered trial prints were ever published, the keyblock destroyed after the edition was completed.
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