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Lot 0076
  • Artist: Ohara Koson
  • Title: Monkey and Baby Reaching for the Moon
  • Size: 7 3/8 x 13 5/8 ("tanzaku") inches
  • c1910-23 (Pre-1923 earthquake)
  • Medium: Japanese woodblock print
  • Publisher: Daikoku-ya (Tokyo publisher, 1818-1923)

    Please note, this lot includes a free bonus print (of $40 value). The bonus print included will be one of the four prints featured in the last image on this listing. Free print is chosen at random by seller.

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  • International (rigid/insured): Flat-rate of $60.00 to anywhere in the world.
  • Location: This item ships from the Pacific Northwest.

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  • Condition

    Impression: Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading throughout; lightly visible woodgrain to background; the reflected moon's lower edge lightly raised in "gauffrage"; sharp key-lines, much fine detailing. Condition :Very Good. Excellent colors. Clean front and backside. Original margins (note "kento marks" right edge, bottom right). (Some discoloration top and bottom edges; 4 tack-holes bottom image corners; few scattered marks/wear; light toning.)

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    Ohara Koson: Monkey & Baby Reaching Moon+Bonus Print

    Estimate $2,500 - $3,000Feb 26, 2017
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    New York, NY, USA