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Lake Taisho in the Morning - 大正池の朝
by Masamoto, Mori - 森正元
|Artist:||Masamoto, Mori - 森正元|
|Title:||Lake Taisho in the Morning - 大正池の朝|
|Date:||1953, November (this artwork: First/Early edition)|
|Publisher:||Adachi - アダチ|
|Medium:||Woodblock - 木版画|
|Format:||Large Oban - 大大判, 43 x 31cm plus margins|
|Condition:||A touch of natural age toning and two tape residues from verso visible from the front on the top and the bottom margins (easy to matte out), otherwise fine.|
|Price:||$365 (EMS Express worldwide shipping: $30)|
|Notes:||Prints by Mori are rare. Title and date in the right margin. Publisher seal in the left margin. Artist signature and seal in the lower left image area.
"Taisho-Ike no Asa" (Lake Taisho in the morning), showing Mt Yake mirrored on the water surface. This lake was made when Mt Yake erupted in 1915 (the Taisho era). Its volcanic debris blocked Katsura River to form the lake.
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