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 (sheet size)
Condition:Raised horizontal line original to the paper at mid left; Tiny paper flaw to a break at mid centre (very hard to see); Spotting confined to margins;
Price: Sold
Artwork Code:9835-Asano_Takeji
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.This is my last copy of this scene.
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