Huge Original Japanese Woodblock Print Iwata Sentaro Blizzard Bijin LIMIT# PENCIL Sign
This is a Huge very beautiful, unique and LIMITED-NUMBER (72/450) original Japanese woodblock print masterpiece “Blizzard” signed by the famous Showa Shin-Hanga woodblock print master Iwata Sentaro (1901-1974) published by the famous printmaker YuYuDo in 1970s IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This is an original woodblock print about 40 years old. This woodblock print is one of the core collection from a large number of Asian art and Japanese woodblock print collections in my family. Iwata Sentaro’s woodblock prints have been collected by National Tokyo Modern Art Museum and are desperately searched by Japanese and European collectors. His information can be found from any search engine on Internet. His woodblock prints usually appraise at more than a thousand dollars. The size of this woodblock print is 20 3/4 x 15 3/4 inches that is MUCH LARGER than the traditional Japanese woodblock prints. The artist’s signature and his chop mark are at the upper right corner of the woodblock print while the publisher’s YuYuDo chop mark is in the lower right border and carver and printer’s chop marks are in the lower left border. The PENCIL written LIMITED-NUMBER (72/450) and a special red publisher chop seal are in the bottom border. All four borders are intact. This original 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 Washi paper. This original woodblock is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. It is hard to find an original Iwata Sentaro’s work of such a large size and beautiful scene in the public nowadays and it 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 A HUGE LIMITED-NUMBER (72/450) ORIGINAL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT SIGNED BY THE FAMOUS SHOWA SHIN HANGA WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER IWATA SENTARO MADE IN 1970S. IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.