Go Go Koinobori (Taro)

Kunio Kaneko


"Koinobori" is carp shaped flag. "Koi nobori" is 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. "Taro" is most traditional Japanese male name.

Technique: Woodblock
Paper size: 15 and 1/8 inches wide by 10 and 3/4 inches tall
Image size: 12 and 3/4 inches wide by 8 and 1/4 inches tall
Sheet number: 4/155
Date: 2008
Signed: Artist signed "Kunio Kaneko" by pencil on the bottom margin.
Condition: Pristine condition.