Two Original Japanese woodblock print Shin Hanga Aoyama Masaharu (Seiji) Snow Pine and Plum
Description & History- There are Two very beautiful and rare ORIGINAL Japanese woodblock prints masterpiece “Snow Pine” and “Plum” signed by the famous Showa Sosaku Hanga woodblock print master Aoyama Masaharu (Seiji) (1893-1969), made in 1960s IN EXCELLENT CONDITION. These are original woodblock prints about 50 years old. These woodblock prints are from Dr. BenHo family seven-decade Japanese woodblock prints and Asian Arts collections.
Artist- Aoyama Masaharu (1893~1969)
Medium- Original Woodblock Print
Date of Creation- Original, 1960s
Print Size- Plum 10 1/4 x 7 ½ inches; Snow Pine 10 ¼ x 7 3/4
Print Condition- The colors, which are vivid and vibrant, are in layers. The artist’s chop mark is at the lower left corner of the print. 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. For the print “Snow Pile”, except for two very tiny less than 0.5 mm diameter foxing spots in the lower right border and one less than 0.5 mm diameter foxing spot beside the tree, this woodblock print is in good condition. For the print “Plum”, there is about 0.5 mm diameter foxing spot at the lower left corner of the print, otherwise, the original woodblock print is in good condition.
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