Orig Japanese Woodblock 1965 Mori Masamoto Forest Pine
This is a very beautiful and rare original Japanese Shin Hanga woodblock print “Forest Pine”signed by the Showa Shin Hanga woodblock artist Mori Masamoto (1912-) made in August Showa 40, which is 1965 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. Mori Masamoto is one of the most famous Shin Hanga woodblock artists in early Showa Era. This woodblock print is one of his masterpieces in his limited work left today. This woodblock print is one of the core collections of a large number of gorgeous, different-styled Japanese woodblock print collections in my family, which we are gradually selling. The print size is 15 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches. The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. All four borders are intact. The artist’s signature and his chop mark are at the lower left corner of the print. The title of this print “Forest Pine” is in the upper right border while date that the print was made “August Showa 40”, which is 1965 are in the lower right border. The carver and printer’s chop marks are in the left border. 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. This ORIGINAL woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. Please examine the photos. It is hard to find an original Japanese woodblock Shin Hanga print of such a beautiful and special scene signed by the famous Showa woodblock print artist Mori Masamoto 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 anywhere in US by USPS priority mail with insurance and tracking. International shipping charges are US$20 through 1st class airmail WITHOUT insurance, buyers will have to assume all the risks during the mailing. If buyer chooses to mail by international priority mail with tracking and limited insurance, it costs around $50. 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 AN ORIGINAL JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT PENCIL SIGNED BY THE FAMOUS SHOWA WOODBLOCK PRINT MASTER MORI MASAMOTO MADE IN AUGUST SHOWA 40 (1965). IT IS NOT A RE-CUT, REPRODUCTION, OR LITHO PRINT.