Extra Large Original Japanese Woodblock Print Okuyama Jihachiro Boats
This is an EXTRA LARGE very beautiful and special original Japanese woodblock print “Boats” signed by the famous Showa Shin Hanga woodblock print master Okuyama Jihachiro (1907-1981) made in 1950s. This is an original woodblock print about 60 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 shinhangagallery.com on Google. The print size is 19 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches, which is MUCH LARGER than the traditional Japanese Shin Hanga woodblock prints. The artist’s chop mark is at the lower left corner of the print while the title of the print “Boats” is in the upper right border. The artist’s English signature is in the bottom border while his Japanese signature is in the lower right border. The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers on the original Japanese Washi paper. 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 Washi paper. Four borders are intact. There is a light frame trace, and a minor wrinkle in the right border, which does not affect the images. It is hard to find an EXTRA LARGE original Japanese woodblock print of such a beautiful and rare scene signed by the famous Showa woodblock print master Okuyama Jihachiro in the public nowadays. This woodblock print is definitely an incredible piece for collecting. Any credit card, visa, master card, bank and post office money order, cashier check and personal check are accepted. Personal checks will take about ten days to clear. Texas residents need to pay 8.25% tax. 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 EXTRA LARGE ORIGINAL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT “BOATS” SIGNED BY THE FAMOUS SHOWA SHIN HANGA WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER OKUYAMA JIHACHIRO MADE IN 1950S. IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.