Swallows and Willow, circa 1925

by Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926)

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Swallows and Willow, circa 1925 by Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926)

Original Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926) Japanese Woodblock Print
Swallows and Willow, circa 1925

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Swallows and Willow, circa 1925 - Charming kacho-e or birds and flowers print of three swallows perched on the branch of a willow tree during a light rain. The leaves blow gracefully in the wind, and the raindrops are rendered in silver mica, a nice touch. Ito Sozan specialized in kacho-e, and worked with the publisher Watanabe from 1919 to 1926. Sozan's prints are rarely seen on the market. A lovely shin-hanga design.

Signed - Sozan, with red artist's seal "Sozan"
Publisher - Watanabe

Artist - Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926)

Image Size - 14 1/2" x 6 3/8"

Condition - This print with excellent detail as shown. A few creases, slight rubbing at top edge. Please see photos for details.

Swallows and Willow, circa 1925 by Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926)
Swallows and Willow, circa 1925 by Ito Sozan (active 1919 - 1926)

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