Koi-nobori (Koi Flags)

Haruki Kobayashi


Truly tasteful Koi-nobori (Koi Flags)print is by Haruki Kobayashi. Printed 1981. Very bold black and white print. This print is very striking and impressive. "Koinobori" is carp shaped flag. "Koi nobori" are most often see on "Tango-no-Sekku" (Boy's Festival) when a carp is flown for each son in the family, a very large one for the eldest, the others ranging down in size.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 13 and 3/4 x 20 and 3/8 inches
Image size: 12 x 18 inches
Sheet number: 8/35
Date: 1981
Signed: Handsigned in pencil by artist on the bottom margin.
Condition: Excellent condition. Very minor paper crease on the right and bottom margin which will be easily matted out.Tape residue verso.