Shoka no Take (Bamboo in Early Summer)

Shiro Kasamatsu


Beautiful woodblock print "Shoka no take" (Bamboo in Early Summer) is by Shiro Kasamatsu. Signed Shiro, artist, Unsodo, publisher, Nagashima, carver, and Ichimura, printer. Very serene rural scene.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 11 and 1/4 by 16 and 1/4 inches (28.5 x 41 cm)
Image size: 9 and 1/2 by 14 and 1/2 inches (24 x 36.5 cm)
Sheet number: N/A
Date: Undated. First published in 1954 this later impression from original blocks.
Signed: "Shiro" in the lower right of the image.
Condition: Pristine condition.