Original woodblock print - Ide Gakusui 井出岳水 (1899-1982) - Heron in Rain - Heisei period (1989-2019)

Description
Original woodblock print - Ide Gakusui 井出岳水 (1899-1982) - Heron in Rain - Heisei period (1989-2019)
Reasonable condition, see description

Original woodblock print - Ide Gakusui 井出岳水 (1899-1982) - Heron in Rain - Heisei period (1989-2019)

Note: Born in Funatsumura, Minami-Tsurun gun, Yamanashi Prefecture, his real name was Ide Taizō 井出泰三. After graduating from Nippon University College of Art, he studied nihonga painting with Yamanouchi Tamon (1878-1932) and, after Tamo's death, with Arai Kanpō (1878-1945)2, a nihonga painter and print designer.

A traditional painter in the Japanese style (nihonga) who specialized in kacho-ga (bird and flower drawings), Ide designed prints for the Watanabe Publishing Company beginning in the spring of 1949 and continued his association with Watanabe Shōzaburō (1885-1962) until the mid-1950s. Watanabe's 1963 catalog lists fifteen prints Ide designed, all of them of the bird and flower genre.

This is singed "Gakusui" (岳水).
Publisher: Shōzaburō Watanabe Color Print Co.

First edition 1950 (shōwa 25).

This is a later edition, printed using the original woodblocks.

This was made in early 1990s.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print
Material
Paper
Period
Heisei period (1989-2019)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Ide Gakusui 井出岳水 (1899-1982)
Attribution
Original
Title of artwork
Heron in Rain
Condition
Reasonable condition, see description
Dimensions
395×259×0 mm
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