Artwork Details for Asano, Takeji "Snow at Ginkakuji Temple"

Asano, Takeji - Snow at Ginkakuji Temple - 銀閣寺雪

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Snow at Ginkakuji Temple - 銀閣寺雪
by Asano, Takeji - 浅野竹二

Artist:Asano, Takeji - 浅野竹二
Title:Snow at Ginkakuji Temple - 銀閣寺雪
Date:1930s (this artwork: First/Early edition)
Publisher:Sato Shotaro
Medium:Woodblock - 木版画
Format:Oban - 大判, 26 x 36.5cm
Condition:Fine impression and very good condition. Full margins. Slight natural age toning. Some spotting confined to the margins. One near-invisible light crease upper-mid area.
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:8188-Asano
Notes:A quiet snow scene of Kyoto's famous Silver Temple (Ginkakuji). This is one of the earliest works of Takeji Asano, published prior to 1931. The carver and printer remain unknown. This print is a rare first edition, and no subsequent editions have been published because the publisher went out of business in 1931. Takeji signature in lower left of image.
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