Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Okada Koichi (1907-1991) - Mt. Fuji from lake Kawaguchi - Heisei period (1989-present)

Description
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Okada Koichi (1907-1991) - Mt. Fuji from lake Kawaguchi - Heisei period (1989-present)
Very good condition, see description

Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - artist : Okada Koichi (1907-1991) - 'Kawaguchi-ko no Fuji' 河口湖の富士 (Mt Fuji from Lake Kawaguchi) - Heisei period (1989-present) 

Koichi Okada was born in 1907 in Tokyo, studied with Ishii Hakutei and Arishima Ikuma and was a member of the art group Issuikai. Okada is known for his beautifully detailed woodblock prints depicting Mt. Fuji and is considered a true Shin-Hanga master. 

The small cut in the lower right corner is not a damage to the print but a guide known as ‘kento’ to properly align the woodblocks used to apply each different colour. 

Publisher: Unsodo 
Carver: Okura 
Printer: Nakayama 

First edition circa 1950. This is a later edition, printed using the original woodblocks. 

This item is as new. Top condition and Vibrant colours !

Will be send worldwide with track and trace and insurance, between hardboard plates, to make folding impossible

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo
Technique
Woodblock printing
Material
Paper
Period
Heisei period (1989-present)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Okada Koichi (1907-1991)
Theme/ depiction
mt FUJI
Decor/ ware
Mt. FUJI from lake Kawaguchi
Title of artwork
Mt. Fuji from lake Kawaguchi
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
365×240×0 mm
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