Kokan, Kojo (1891 - 1988), "A Young Girl of Darjeeling"
|Title||A Young Girl of Darjeeling|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Reference No||Illustrated in Riccar: Exhibition of Japanese Modern Beauties #143|
|Size||18 -1/2 x 14 -3/4 "|
|Condition||Fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Elaborately printed with gold and silver metallic pigments. Carver: Yamagishi Kazue. Little is known about this work or the artist Kokan. Using the same publisher (Yamagishi) as Paul Jacoulet, this exceedingly scarce design achieves even greater results with the use of a magnitude of precious metals and bokashi.
Illustrated in Riccar: Exhibition of Japanese Modern Beauties #143