FURUYA KŌRIN, Kaizu 1875-1910
Kōrin-style Patterns, (Kōrin moyō), 1907
Technique: Color woodcut, nishikie, woodblock color print. (mm.152x118)
Publisher: Unsodo, Kyoto
Splendid proof with excellent colours, in the first edition. Printed on paper from Japan in the Meiji era. (1868–1912). In exceptional state of conservation, with intact margins all around.
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