Fushimi Soshun (Early Spring at Fushimi, Kyoto)

Takeji Asano


"Fushimi Soshun" (Early Spring at Fushimi, Kyoto) is by Takeji Asano. Very rare first edition print. Published by Unsodo. Unsodo seal and caver's seal "Okura", printer's seal "Shinmi" in left margin. Wonderful details. Fine Bokashi shading.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 10 and 1/2 x 16 inches
Sheet number: N/A
Date: First edition dated showa 28 nen (1953)
Signed: Black Takeji signature in lower right of image.
Condition: Outstanding condition. Typical Unsodo printer's "smudge" on the margins and a few minor foxing as shown. Extremely slightly toning with age. Please see the picture. Very lightly tipped to presentation folder