Original Japanese Woodblock Print Junichiro Sekino Daruma Doll Fair 1960s
Description & History- This is a HUGE, very beautiful, and special original Japanese woodblock print “Daruma Doll Fair” signed by the Famous Taisho/Showa Shin Hanga woodblock print artist Junichiro Sekino (1914-1988) made in Showa Era with the ORIGINAL JUNICHIRO SEKINO WATER MARK IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This is an original woodblock print about 40 years old. This woodblock print is from Dr. Ben family seven-decade Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Arts collections.
Artist- Junichiro Sekino (1914-1988)
Medium- Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Date of Creation- Original Japanese Woodblock Print, 1970s
Print Size- 21 1/4 x 16 1/4 inches
Print Condition- Daruma Doll Fair in Japan which is a big fair held at Takasaki City Gunma Prefecture on January 6th and 7th each year is listed at the following link, http://web-japan.org/kidsweb/explore/calendar/january/daruma.html. The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. The artist’s signature and his chop mark are at the lower right corner of the print. There is a Junichiro Sekino’s WATER MARK at the middle of the bottom border. Usually in Japan, publishers only put this kind of water mark on very expensive woodblocks. 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. All four borders are intact. This woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
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