Japanese & Asian Prints

Oban book of Birds

$425.00

This is an Oban Album of Color woodblocks of birds. There are 10 separate two page prints. The artist is unknown to us but these are signed on the cover and on each print. Because these are in an accordion style book many of the images are partially split where the pages went together, an easy repair or each image could be framed by itself. Each image measures 8 1/2X13 1/2 inches.

Shugen Chosei-in on Mount Kodo

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1859. A collaboration with Toyokuni II and Hiroshige II. 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. A later state. Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 10 inch thick laid paper.

Shugen Chosei-in on Mount Kodo

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1859. A collaboration with Toyokuni II and Hiroshige II. 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. An earlier state. Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 10 inch thick laid paper.

Yanodô at Kannon-ji on Mount Yôkô

$425.00

Color woodblock print c. 1859. 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 13 7/8 x 9 3/4 inch handmade japan paper. A very detailed print with embossing in the white clouds.

Samurai Triptych

$375.00

This is a very fine original Japanese color woodblock print in triptych, overall image size 14 x 28 inches, c. 1890s, with the artist and publisher stamps in the lower left and upper right corner, as well as additional Japanese characters in the left margin below the window mat.

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