A Great Orig Japanese Woodblock Print Ohno Bafuku Bee and Peony Kyoto Hanga Printmaker 1950s ORIGINAL EDITION (2)
This is a very beautiful and rare ORIGINAL-EDITION Japanese Shin Hanga woodblock print “Bee and Peony” signed by the famous Showa Shin Hanga woodblock print master Ohno Bakufu (1888 - 1976) published by the famous Kyoto Hanga Printmaker made in 1950s IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This is an original Ohno Bakufu woodblock print about 70 years old. This woodblock print is from my family seven-decade old collection of Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Art. To see more on my family Japanese woodblock print and Asian art collection, please search for www.shinhangagallery.com. The print size is 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. All four borders are intact. This woodblock print is not attached to any backing paper or cardboard and strong ink bleeding can be seen through the back of the original Japanese mulberry paper. The artist’s chop mark, his signature “B Ohno” and one publisher Kyoto Hanga printmaker chop mark are at the lower right corner of the print while the chop mark of Kyoto Hanga printmaker “ORIGINAL EDITION, the printer’s chop mark are in the lower left border. There is a small ink smearing at the lower right corner tip in the border, which I believe has been there since the print was first made, this original woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. Shipping is $16 dollars anywhere in US via USPS priority mail with insurance and tracking. International shipping charges are US$25 through airmail WITHOUT insurance, buyers will have to assume all the risks during the mailing. We do combined shipping. If more than one item is purchased at the same time, the highest shipping cost will be charged. THIS IS AN ORIGINAL EDITION JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT SIGNED BY THE FAMOUS SHOWA SHIN HANGA WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER OHNO BAKUFU PUBLISHED BY KYOTO HANGA PRINTMAKER IN 1950S. IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.