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Lot 0042
  • Artist: KAWANO, Kaoru
  • Title: "Two Kittens"
  • Date: Likely 1960's (round red artist's "seal" verso)
  • Seal, Carver/Printer: Red "Kawano seal" verso. (Not pencil-signed by artist.)
  • Image Size: 10 1/4 x 14 3/4 (on heavy hand-made paper)
  • Impression: Very Fine. Bold, fresh colors; on heavy, handmade paper. Nicely visible woodgrain pattern to grey cat. Cats' outlined in thin lacquer line.
  • Condition: Excellent. Very clean frontside and verso. (Two small tape remnants verso top margin--otherwise flawless.)

    Kawano Kaoru (1916-1965) was a Japanese woodblock printmaker known for his distinct representation of figures. He took advantage of the wood grain to create his unique textures.

    Please note that this lot has a confidential reserve. When you leave a bid in advance of the auction, submit your maximum. The bidder who has submitted the highest bid wins the lot, provided the bid exceeds the reserve price.

  • Domestic: Flat-rate of $20.00 (rigid/insured) to anywhere within the contiguous U.S.
  • International: Flat-rate of $60.00 (rigid/insured) to anywhere in the world.
  • Location: This item ships from Pacific North West

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