Shotei, Takahashi (1871 - 1945), "Autumn Moon Over Ishiyama"
|Title||Autumn Moon Over Ishiyama|
|Medium||Original Japanese Woodblock Print|
|Edition||First and only.|
|Publisher||S. Watanabe Color Print Co.|
|Reference No||Folk Museum #214; pg.49|
|Size||15 x 6 -3/4 "|
|Condition||Very fine, with fresh colors.|
Notes: Never framed or displayed. Stamped on the reverse, "Made in Japan".
PROVENANCE: Purchased directly from the "Robert Lee Gallery". In 1940, Robert Muller purchased the inventory of the Shima Art Company in New York. Muller retained the manager, William Lee, and renamed the business, the Robert Lee Gallery. Shortly after Pearl Harbor, the joint venture was closed after just two years.