Tsuda Seifu Woodblock Print. This is a rare print by Tsuda Seifu, an early 20th century Japanese artist from Kyoto, a book illustrator. Of decorative motifs in a style influenced by Art Nouveau. This one of birds flying in front of a sunset. Print 4.5″ by 3″, framed 11″ by 9.5″. Tsuda, along with Ishii and the novelist and painter Arishima Kiuma, founded the Nikakai (Second Division Society) Exhibition in 1914 or 1915 as a rival to the official government exhibition. He designed and probably self-carved a number of blocks, which Yamada Naozo of Unsodo Unsodo Publishing. Published under the title Small Art (Ko bijutsu). [He] also made many moku-hanga for book illustrations in the years immediately following his return from France.
Up for sale is a beautiful early to mid 20th century Japanese woodblock depicting Toshusai Sharaku’s famous “Kabuki Actor Otani Oniji”. The images provided accurately represent the quality, condition and aesthetic beauty of this antique/vintage Japanese woodblock but if you have any questions please feel free to ask prior to purchasing! We specialize in fine art from the Renaissance to Contemporary dealing with a plethora of past artists which include Pablo Picasso, Diego Giacometti, Edward Curtis, Alfred Mitchell, Banksy and even Bob Ross. All works of art and objects of value are professionally packed to ensure a safe arrival to you, thank you for your interest!
Great 20th century recarved copy of Young Woman Blowing a Popen (glass noisemaker) from the series “Ten Classes of Women’s Physiognomy” (Fugo ninso juppen) ca. Professional–high quality and very detailed –suitable for framing.
Up for sale is an Early 20th Century Japanese Woman Breastfeeding Child Woodblock Print After Kitagawa Utamaro! It measures 14″ by 19 7/8″ on the outside of the frame. The piece is in great overall condition with minor signs of wear consistent with its age and use (scattered light wear to paper; some light staining to matting). Please message us if you have any questions.