KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ
KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ

KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ

1933. Item #89594

[FLOWERS]. KANJI SHÔHIN GASHÛ {Kyoto, MARIA Gabo, Showa 8 [1933]} 29.5 x 41.6 cm., 15 oblong color woodblock prints of flowers, many in fan format. Maria Gabo was a very skillful woodblock printing house in the 1930s. Their aesthetic sense differs from others of the period, the pallette is subtler, the printing more "boneless" - overall a more painterly effect is achieved in this group of prints by two of the most celebrated Kyoto artists of the day, Kobayashi Kanji (1892-1974) and Matsumura Suiho. Here, MARIA has created prints embellished with all the effects of a deluxe production, bokashi, mica, overprinting, etc., etc. The original ribbon-bound boards with printed papertitle label are worn, the prints themselves are very good. Very unusual collection, MARIA Gabo productions have almost always been broken up for the prints. Complete.

Price: $1,850.00

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