Chochin uri (Paper Lantern Seller)

Tomikichiro Tokuriki


Very fine woodblock print by Tomikichiro Tokuriki. This print shows a scene of a paper lantern shop at summer night festival. Very colorful. Shadows on the ground adds a very warm mood.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/4 x 15 and 3/8 inches
Image size: 9 and 3/8 x 14 inches
Sheet number: N/A
Date: Ca.1950
Signed: Signature "Tomikichiro" on the lower right of image
Condition: Excellent condition. Very slightly toned at the edge of paper. Very minor brown spots on the margins. Minor paper loss at the upper left corner of paper. They will be easily matted out. Once tipped on verso. Please see the pictures.