Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Kasamatsu Shiro (1898-1991) - "Tokyo Tower" 東京タワー - Heisei period (1989-2019)

Description
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Kasamatsu Shiro (1898-1991) - "Tokyo Tower" 東京タワー - Heisei period (1989-2019)
Good condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Kasamatsu Shiro (1898-1881) - Tokyo Tower(東京タワー) - Heisei period (1989-present)

Note: Master Kasamatsu was renowned for his romantic landscapes depicting traditional Japanese life and landmarks.
His use of elements in the foreground, such as the branches, to attract the viewer and give depth to the image, was a design technique used for the first time by Ukiyo-e Master Hiroshige.

Publisher: Unsodo
Carver: Okura
Printer: Ichimura

First edition circa 1959s.
This is a later edition, printed using the original woodblocks.

This print is perfect in every aspect.
Strong image towards the reverse.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo
Material
Paper
Period
Heisei period (1989-2019)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Kasamatsu Shiro (1898-1991)
Attribution
Original
Title of artwork
"Tokyo Tower" 東京タワー
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
411×273×0 mm
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