Huge Original Japanese Woodblock Print Junichiro Sekino Pencil Sign Limit# Amakusa Sakitsu Cathedral Rain
This is a HUGE very beautiful and special original Japanese woodblock print “Rain at Amakusa Sakitsu Cathedral” PENCIL SIGNED by the Famous Taisho/Showa Shin Hanga woodblock print artist Junichiro Sekino (1914 ~1988) made in 1980s with an artist Water Mark. This is an original woodblock print more than 40 years old. This woodblock print is one of the core collections of a large number of gorgeous, different-styled Japanese woodblock print collections in my family. We are gradually selling them. To see more on my family Japanese woodblock print and Asian art collection, please search for shinhangagallery.com on Google or enter shinhangagallery.com in your browser’s address bar. Amakusa Sakitsu Cathedral is at the following link: http://washimo-web.jp/Trip/AmakusaTrip/amakusa1.htm. The size of this woodblock print is 21 1/2 x 16 3/4 inches, which is MUCH LARGER than the traditional Shin Hanga woodblock prints. The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers on the original Japanese Washi paper. The artist’s signature and Limited-number (E.A.) are in the bottom border while hisartist’s chop mark and the title of this print “Rain at Amakusa Sakitsu Cathedral” are at the lower right corner of the print. The artist’s WATER MARK is in the bottom border. 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 mulberry paper. All four borders are intact. Except for some very minor foxing spots in the bottom border around the Water Mark, this original woodblock print is in good condition. It is hard to find such a beautiful and rare original woodblock print signed by the Japanese Shin Hanga woodblock print master Junichiro Sekino in the public nowadays. This original 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 anywhere in US by USPS priority mail with insurance and tracking. International shipping charges are US$25 through 1st class 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. All items will be shipped together. THIS IS A LIMITED-NUMBER (E.A.) ORIGINAL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT PENCIL SIGNED BY THE FAMOUS JAPANESE SHIN HANGA WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER JUICHIRO SEKINO MADE IN 1980S. IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.