Japanese & Asian Prints

Katsura Kyoto (H)

$850.00

This is a color woodblock print from 1962. Kyoto series. Edition of 200. Pencil signed, dated, and numbered 164/200 below the image. Signed in black ink in the lower left. Image measures 15 x 20 inches on 18 x 24 inch wove paper. Carved and printed by the artist.

Katsura Kyoto (I)

$850.00

This is a color woodblock print from 1962. Kyoto series. Edition of 200. Pencil signed, dated, and numbered 139/200 below the image. Signed in black ink in the lower left. Image measures 15 x 20 inches on 18 x 24 inch artist watermarked wove paper. Carved and printed by the artist.

Two Horses

$750.00

Kaiko Moti

1921-1989
Kaiko Moti was born in Bombay, India and has lived in London, Paris, and the United States. His work has been shown all over the world and can be found in public and private collections.

Original color aquatint etching, created and printed in 1989. This is hand signed and editioned as Eprevues d'artist, artist proof. EA, lower left. The image measures 17 3/4 X 25 1/4 inches. Printed on wove-type paper.

Escape on a Boat

$525.00

This c. 1894 color woodblock print by Mizuno Toshikata measures 13 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches, signed and sealed by the artist, also publishers seal, Sekiguchi Masajiro, on l.l. This Oban Triptych is one of Toshikata's war prints, depicting a soldier escaping the enemy by boat during the Sino-Japanese War.

Two Women With Young Servant

$475.00

This woodblock print by Torii Kiyonaga measures 9 1/2 x 7 inches. It is signed, sealed and titled within the image. Kiyonaga was one of the great masters of the full-color print depicting courtesans, beautiful women and Kabuki actors. Head of the Torii school, he excelled with "bijin-ga" (beautiful women) prints and these were considered to be his best works.

A Great Battle from the Taiheiki

$425.00

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.

Matsunoo Temple, Wakasa Province

$425.00

Color woodblock C. 1858. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. Print measures 13 1/2 x 9 inches on 14 3/4 x 10 inch handmade japan paper.

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