Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Asano Takeji (1900-1998) - "Early summer in Sanzen-in Temple, Kyoto" - Japan - Heisei period (1989-2019)

Description
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Asano Takeji (1900-1998) - "Early summer in Sanzen-in Temple, Kyoto" - Japan - Heisei period (1989-2019)
Very good condition, see description

Original Japanese woodblock print, Published by Unsodo - Asano Takeji (1900-1998) - "Early summer in Sanzen-in Temple, Kyoto" - Heisei period (1989-2019)

Original woodblock print by Takeji Asano, 1900-1998 Shinhanga artist Asano Takeji was born in 1900 in Kyoto where he studied arts and crafts at the Kyoto School of painting with Tomikichiro Tokuriki. He became an active member of the sosaku hanga group in Kyoto. His favorite subjects were landscapes.

Publisher ; Unsodo

Carver: Okura

Printer: Kigoshi

The first edition was published around 1930. This is a later edition from the original woodblocks. Strong image towards the reverse.

In excellent condition. Never been framed. As new! Vibrant colours !
The dark green passe-partout is NOT attached to the print, just as an example. It is NOT part of this lot. Do you want an Passe-Partout for this print ? Chat with me after the auction. Extra costs are 15 euro.

It will be packed between hardboard plates, so bending is not possible within transport. It will be send with trace and trace and insured.

Lot details
Object
Original woodblock print, Published by Unsodo
Technique
Polychrome woodblock printing
Material
Paper
Period
Heisei period (1989-2019)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Artist/ Maker
Asano Takeji (1900-1998)
Attribution
Reprint
Theme/ depiction
landscape
Decor/ ware
landscape, summer, temple, forest
Title of artwork
"Early summer in Sanzen-in Temple, Kyoto"
Condition
Very good condition, see description
Dimensions
365×240×0 mm
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