Original Japanese Woodblock Print Takasawa Keiichi Beauty Bijin-ga 1966
Description & History- This is an EXTRA LARGE, very beautiful and special original Japanese woodblock print “Beauty Bijin” PENCIL SIGNED BY the famous Shin-Hanga woodblock print master Takasawa Keiichi (1914-1984) made in 1966 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. This ORIGINAL Takasawa Keiichi’s woodblock print is about 50 years old. This Takasawa Keiichi’s masterpiece woodblock print is from Dr. Ben family seven-decade old collection of Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Art.
Artist- Takasawa Keiichi (1914-1984)
Medium- Original Japanese Woodblock Print
Date of Creation- Original Japanese Woodblock Print, 1966
Print Size- 17 1/4 x 11 5/8 inches, which is LARGER than the traditional Shin Hanga woodblock prints.
Print Condition- The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. This woodblock print is not attached to any backing paper or cardboard. Strong ink bleeding can be seen through the back of the original Japanese mulberry Washi paper. All four borders are intact. The artist’s signature in Japanese and English and the date this print was made are at the lower right corner of the print. As far as I can tell there are no defects, foxing, or stains, this original woodblock print is IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.
Payment- Any credit card, visa, master card, PayPal, 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- Shipping is $16 anywhere in US by USPS priority mail with insurance and tracking. Due to the recent postage raise for the large dimension international mail, international shipping charges are US$35 through 1st class airmail WITHOUT insurance, buyers will have to assume all the risks during the mailing. If you choose 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.