Koson (1877 - 1945), "Pagoda and Temple (Pre-Earthquake)"
|Title||Pagoda and Temple (Pre-Earthquake)|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Publisher||Kokkeido (Akiyama Buemon)|
|Reference No||CCC #26; pg. 54|
|Size||19 -1/2 x 8 -1/2 " (Naga-ban Format)|
|Condition||Very fine, with fresh colors.|
Notes: A scarce over-sized design, published by Kokkeido. This is the only design from the complete set of 20 naga-ban size prints that include a man-made structure.
A pagoda and temple are surrounded by pine trees. The evening sky is pink-orange and traversed by a magnificent rainbow reaching across the hazy sky.