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Lot 0047
Artist Koho Shoda. Title "Black Cat at Night" Date ca1920-30's; (before WWII). Provenance Obtained directly from Robert O. Muller's Estate (following his death, via dealer contact). Series Nishinomiya's "Japanese Scenes on 'Tanzaku'". Publisher Hasegawa/Nishinomiya (Tokyo publisher--known active 1885 until late-1950's; then sporadically until today.) Image Size 3 x 13 3/8 "tanzaku" (tall/narrow "pillar print"). Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print.

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  • Location: This item ships from the Pacific Northwest.

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  • Condition

    Impression Very Fine. Skillfully executed "bokashi" shading; highly detailed carving. Tiny "Made in Japan" (seen 1921-41) stamping lower verso. Condition Excellent. (No flaws noted.) Original narrow margins--as published.

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    Koho Shoda: Black Cat at Night

    Estimate $400 - $500Jun 4, 2017
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