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Zojo Temple in Snow, 1933 by Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)

Item Number: 816207

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Item Type: Fixed Price Item
Item Category: Shin-hanga & Modern, 1900 -
Item Number: 816207
Price: $325.00
   


Zojo Temple in Snow, 1933 by Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)

Original Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949) Japanese Woodblock Print
Zojo Temple in Snow, 1933

Tsuchiya Koitsu - After moving to Tokyo at age fifteen, Koitsu studied for many years with the woodblock artist Kobayashi Kiyochika. Known for his beautiful landscape prints with a dramatic use of light and shade, Koitsu was one of the leaders of the shin-hanga or new print movement in 20th century Japan.

Comments - Wonderful winter view of Zojoji or Zojo Temple, the ornate red building framed by snow-covered pine. A few figures beneath umbrellas make their way across the grounds through the falling snow. A lovely scene with a handsome composition and beautiful bokashi shading.

Signed - Koitsu, with red artist's seal "shin" (true)
Publisher - Doi, later edition from original blocks

Artist - Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)
Image Size - 14 1/4" x 9 1/4" + margins as shown
Condition - Excellent overall with no issues to report.


Zojo Temple in Snow, 1933 by Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)

Zojo Temple in Snow, 1933 by Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870 - 1949)

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