Original Japanese Woodblock Print Minagawa Taizo Unsodo Printmaker Gion Ichichikaratei 1960s
Description & History- This is a very beautiful and special original Japanese woodblock print “Gion Ichichikaratei Tea House” from the Series “The Twelve Famous Views of Kyoto” signed by the Showa Shin-Hanga artist Minagawa Taizo (1917-2005) published by the printmaker Unsodo made in 1960s IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This is an original woodblock print about 50 years old. This woodblock print is from Dr. BenHo family seven-decade old collection of Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Art.
Gion Ichichikaratei Tea House is at the following link
Artist- Minagawa Taizo (1917-2005)
Medium- Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Date of Creation- Original Japanese Woodblock Print made in 1960s
Print Size- 15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
Print Condition- The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. 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. Four borders (margins) of the print are intact. The artist’s chop stamp is at the lower right corner of the woodblock print. In the left border, there is the title of this woodblock print “Gion Ichichikaratei Tea House”, the chop stamps of the artist’s name, the Unsodo publisher’s chop mark, and craver and printer chop seals. This ORIGINAL woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
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