Rare Antique Japanese Ukiyo-e Woodblock Print - Winter Palace - Monogrammed Art
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RARE MODERN Japanese Ukiyo-E Woodblock Print - "Winter Palace" - Monogrammed Art
Fresh Estate Find, early Japan Ukiyo-E woodblock print monogrammed simply ア or "A" in Katakana. Although we don't know the artist, they clearly were very accomplished. Depicting a winter snowing scene at a Japanese Palace. This is outside our area of expertise and leave it you as the buyer to be the experts!
- Size 10" x 7" inches
- Frame Size 15 1/2" x 11 1/2" x 1/2" inches
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Thanks to an member for informing us.
This is Zojoji Temple, Shiba, Japan and may be by Hasui Kawase (1853 - 1957). The monogram is probably a publisher's mark. It seems to be a variant of Hasui's most famous woodblock work. "A masterpiece within Hasui's oeuvre, no other [print] received as much />On May-24-13 at 16:36:44 PDT, seller added the following information:
We've been actively trying to track down more information on this print and finally came across this link.An expert in Ukiyo-E Dr. Philip Fellman posted on a Woodblock database. This incredibly rare piece is most likely a Christmas Gift Print to Important Clients of Hasui Kawase's publisher, Watanabe Shozaburo.Japanese Art Open Database more information on Dr. Philip Fellman, he is a member of - view his bio