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Old Inn - 古や戸
by Shotei, Takahashi (1871-1945) - 高橋松亭
|Artist:||Shotei, Takahashi (1871-1945) - 高橋松亭|
|Title:||Old Inn - 古や戸|
|Date:||1924-27 (this item: Pre-war strike)|
|Publisher:||Watanabe - 渡辺|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Mitsugiri - 三つ切り, 16.3 x 37.4cm (image size)|
|Notes:||Sealed 'Hiroaki'. M-3 on www.shotei.com.
Title: Old Inn
Artist: Hiroaki (Shotei) Takahashi 1871-1945
Description: "Furuyado" ("Old Inn"). Two people with lantern are passing by an old house under the full moon.
Seal: Artist's seal ('Hiroaki').
Dated: 1924 - 27.
Medium/Technique: Woodblock print.
Impression: Very good.
Colours: Very good ... Dark wash was applied to render the warm tone to the print.
Condition: Excellent - very good ... Left bottom corner is creased. Mounting residues on the back.
Note: "Made in Japan" stamped on the back.
Width: Item 6.7 inches = 17.0 cm
Height: Item 15.2 inches = 38.5 cm
Literature Hisao Shimizu, "Syotei (Hiroaki) Takahashi" His Life and Works, Folk Museum of Ota City, Tokyo, 2005, - no. 207; Watanabe 1936 Catalog #: 243;
This artwork is from my personal collection and is not for sale.
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