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GAKUSUI - Japanese Woodblock Print - Heron in Rain (Black background) - 1950

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GAKUSUI - Japanese Woodblock Print - Heron in Rain (Black background) - 1950

GAKUSUI IDE

Heron in Rain (Black background)


Date: 1950, this is a later printing from original blocks, published by Watanabe
Size: approx. 10.5" x 15.5"
Condition: Fine, no flaws, uncirculated print, never framed
Impression: Fine, solid key lines, nice surface texture, tight registration; although it is difficult to see in the scans, the feathers of the bird are blind embossed (gauffraged)
Color: Fine, deep saturated color and bleed through to verso
ABOUT IDE GAKUSUI
Ide Gakusui was born at funatsu-mura, Minami-Tsuru-gun, Yamanashi prefecture. After graduating from the Department of Arts of Nippon University, he studied paintings of the Japanese school under Yamanouchi Tamon, and after Tamon's death worked under Arai Kampo. In 1929 Gakusui went to China where he again studied and travelled particularly in northern and central China. Later he settled in Shanghai and established an institute of Japanese Painting there. At the end of WWII he returned to Tokyo, and beginning in 1949 he began turning out woodblock prints of his favorite subject -- birds and flowers -- for the publisher Watanabe.

This print is made from the original woodblocks carved in 1950.


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