Benji Asada
1899-1984, Japanese

Kiyomizu Pagoda in Kyoto
1899-1984, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches, c. 1960, signed upper right.


Pagoda of Ninnaji Temple, Kyoto
1899-1984, Japanese

Woodblock, image size: 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches, c. 1960, signed lower left.

Painting

View from the Mountain
$275.00
19th Century, British

Watercolor on paper, 10 1/2 x 14 3/4 inches, 1871, signed and dated.

Print

A Great Battle from the Taiheiki
Active 1850-1870, Japanese

This is a great color woodblock triptych by Japanese artist Utagawa Yoshikazu (active 1850-1870), titled "A Great Battle from the Taiheiki". The sight size is 14 1/8 x 29 inches, frame size 21 1/4 x 35 1/4 inches, c. 1860s, artist signature, with all appropriate stamps and seals. This epic battle scene is from the Taiheiki, a Japanese historical epic set in the 14th century which tells the stories of the warring clans and friction between the emperors and the shogun warriors. Another impression of this image is included in the collection of the Museum of Fine Art, Boston.

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.