Lot 403: KAWATSURA YOSHIO (RAIZAN)川面義雄 (1880 - 1963)
November 19, 2016
Vienna, Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Trawl Fishing on the Shore in Summer - Natsu no jibiki-ami 夏の地曳網. Original color woodblock print, published around 1920´s. Seal: Raizan. Publisher: Yoshikawa Kobunkan.
Raizan is an artist pseudonym for Kawatsura Yoshio, who was active as painter, graphic artist, plate carver and conservator. His in the 1920´s prints, for which he carved the block himself, are mainly landscape depictions with motifs from or around Tokyo and Osaka.
OBAN YOKO-E, 25 x 37,1 CM
From a Viennese private collection