Shoson (1877 - 1945), "Cherry Blossoms under Full Moon (First State)"
|Title||Cherry Blossoms under Full Moon (First State)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First; S. Watanabe Square "B" Seal|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||CCC: S43.8; pg. 211|
|Size||15 -1/2 x 10 -1/4 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with superb colors.|
Notes: Skillfully printed "bokashi" shading, highly detailed throughout. Nearly an entirely "azuri-e" design; printed in a single shade of blue.
This design is only shown as a black and white image in the CCC Raisonne. An exceedingly rare design to locate in this state and condition.