Fleurs Violettes

Fleurs Violettes
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$$675.00
This is a color woodblock print from January 18th, 1937. Pencil signed in the lower right. Catalog: Miles 41. Good Luck Hammer seal in the lower right. Carved by Maeda, printed by Ogawa. Plate measures 15 1/4 x 11 3/4, the borders are folded under. The blackened teeth were a mark of beauty on Tomil, Yap, where Jacoulet found many of his favorite models. Jacoulet was born in France but spent most of his life in Japan. His skillful and rare prints provide insight into the traditional styles of many cultures.