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Lot 0052
  • Artist: Masaharu (Seiji) Aoyama
  • Title: Deer at Shrine in Snow
  • Date: 1950s.
  • Print size: 5.5 x 3.5 inches.
  • Print is tipped along its top edge to an original greeting card containing a business card from the Italian Embassy in Tokyo.
  • Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
  • Condition: Card is lightly creased at top.

    Masaharu Aoyama (1893-1969) worked primarily as a painter. As a printmaker he was feeling close to the sosaku hanga art movement. A part of his print output was self-carved, self-printed and self-published. Another part was published by Ishiyama. Aoyama Masaharu's prints are different from those of most sosaku hanga artists in the sense of technical skill. Aoyama apparently mastered the artisan skills of the trade better than his sosaku hanga colleagues.

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    Masaharu (Seiji) Aoyama Woodblock Deer at Shrine Snow

    Estimate $50 - $75Jan 17, 2018