Ao Fuji (Blue Mt. Fuji)

Masaharu Aoyama

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Very beautiful print "Aofuji" (Blue Mt. Fuji) is by Masaharu Aoyama (1893-1969). Very rare print. Artist red seal "青"(Ao) from "青山"(Aoyama) on the lower left corner of the image. Publisher red seal  "Ishiyama art" on the lower left margin. Very beautiful view of Mt. Fuji at sunset. Absolutely subtle gradations of color add to the beauty of this nice woodblock print.  

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 16 and 1/8 x 12 inches (33 x 33cm)
Image size: 15 and 1/2 x 10 and 1/2 inches (33 x 33cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: N/A
Signed: Artist red seal "ao" on the lower left of the image.
Condition: Good condition. Minor ink smudges and minor paper crease on the margin. Light paper waving and toning on the left margin as shown. Tape still remains on the verso. Please see the picture.