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- Shi Shi Mai (Shi Shi Dance) -

Toshiko Aohara


Genuine handmade woodblock print "Shi Shi Mai"(Shi Shi Dance) is by Toshiko Aohara (1918-2000). Aoyama is her maiden name. Her name is well known as Toshiko Uchima. This is an old greeting card. Artist red seal "Aohara" and signature "Toshiko" in the lower-left corner of the image. Printed in ca. 1950. The publisher is Kyoto Hanga-in. Genuine handmade Japanese woodblock print. Still tipped at the top to original cardstock. This very cute little print shows Japanese New Year's traditions.  

Artist: Toshiko Aohara (1918-2000) 
Technique: Woodblock

Card size: 4 and 1/4 inches by 6 and 3/4 inches (11 x 17.2 cm)
Print size: 3 and 3/8 inches by 5 and 1/4 inches (8.6 x 13.5 cm)
Date: Ca. 1950
Signed: Artist red seal "Aohara" and signature "Toshiko" in the lower-left corner of the image.
Condition: Overall good condition. Minor toning.  


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