Japanese & Asian Prints

Japanese & Asian Artists

This is an original color dye stencil print by Japanese artist Sadao Watanabe.  This image of a young couple measures 22X17 inches.  It is signed in white ink lower right, dated 1981 and has the edition as 22/100.  This stencil print was made with a crumpled hand made  Shibugami paper.  Nicely framed.  Good condition.

$750.00

Kaiko Moti

1921-1989
Kaiko Moti was born in Bombay, India and has lived in London, Paris, and the United States. His work has been shown all over the world and can be found in public and private collections.

Original color aquatint etching, created and printed in 1989. This is hand signed and editioned as Eprevues d'artist, artist proof. EA, lower left. The image measures 17 3/4 X 25 1/4 inches. Printed on wove-type paper.

$750.00

Color woodblock triptych, 14 x 29 inches, framed

$575.00

This c. 1894 color woodblock print by Mizuno Toshikata measures 13 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches, signed and sealed by the artist, also publishers seal, Sekiguchi Masajiro, on l.l. This Oban Triptych is one of Toshikata's war prints, depicting a soldier escaping the enemy by boat during the Sino-Japanese War.

$525.00

Color woodblock print C. 1886. From the series "Collection of Night Tales." Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 9 1/4 inch japanese rice paper.

$425.00

Color woodblock print from the series "24 Paragons of Filial Piety." Print measures 13 1/4 x 8 7/8 inches on 14 1/8 x 9 3/4 inch laid paper.

$425.00

Color woodblock print measures 12 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches on 13 3/4 x 9 3/8 inch japanese rice paper. A very detailed print, with burnishing in the black obi fabric and wooden geta sandals, and embossing in the white kimono trim. This print depicts the Lady Tsukiyama being arrested for treason.

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1859. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. Print measures 13 3/8 x 9 inches on 13 7/8 x 9 5/8 inch handmade japan paper.

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1859. A collaboration with Toyokuni II and Hiroshige II. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. A later state. Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 10 inch thick laid paper.

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1858. A collaboration between Hiroshige II, Toyokuni II, and Kunisada. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. Date seal: horse 12.

$425.00

Color woodblock C. 1858. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. Print measures 13 1/2 x 9 inches on 14 3/4 x 10 inch handmade japan paper.

$425.00

Color woodblock print c. 1859. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. Print measures 13 1/2 x 9 inches on 13 7/8 x 9 3/4 inch handmade japan paper. A very detailed print with embossing in the white clouds.

$425.00

Color woodblock print C. 1859. A collaboration with Toyokuni II and Hiroshige II. From the series "Miracles of Kannon," a large series that pairs miracles performed by Kannon, the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy, with scenes of temples in the Western, Central, and Eastern provinces of Japan. An earlier state. Print measures 13 x 8 7/8 inches on 13 3/4 x 10 inch thick laid paper.

$425.00

This is an original color wood block print by Japanese artist Toyohara Chikanobu.  It is from his series titled Mirror of the Ages (Jidai Kagami)  The title of this work is: Bijin in the Bunsei Era.  The image measures 13X8 1/8 inches.  Nicely presented in a custom linen mat.

 

$395.00

This is an original color wood block print by Japanese artist Chinkanobu Toyohara.  It is from his Jidai Kagami series (Mirror of the Ages)  It was created and printed 1896-98.  Published by Matsuk Heikichi.  The image measures 12 7/8X8 inches.  Nicely presented with a custom linen mat.  The series 'Jidai Kagami', often translated as 'A Mirror of the Ages' is one of the most popular by the artist Chikanobu Yoshu. With 50 designs, it shows beauties with different hairstyles and lavish garments through various ages of Japanese history. The portraits are elaborately rendered, with a scene at the top which further references the time period or a memorable event that took place.

$395.00