Shoson (1877 - 1945), "Mallards and Lotus (Toku-Oban Format)"
|Title||Mallards and Lotus (Toku-Oban Format)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Listed in 1936 S. Watanabe Catalog; O-51. CCC, pl. S7.1|
|Size||12 -1/4 x 17 -1/4 " (Toku-Oban)|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Scarcely seen oversized design by the artist; published by The S. Watanabe Color Print Co.; Watanabe D-type seal. This design was illustrated in S. Watanabe's 1936 catalog (#O-51).