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Mud Turtle by Gyokusho Kawabata (1842 - 1914)

Gyokusho Kawabata (1842 - 1914) Japanese Woodblock Reprint
Mud Turtle

Series; One Hundred Educational Pictures

One Hundred Educational Pictures - Charming design by Gyokusho Kawabata from his series "One Hundred Educational Pictures," an instructional painting manual "for elementary school or home use." Theses woodblock prints of traditional Japanese sumi ink paintings feature landscapes, figures, animals, flowers, and plants. Rendered with handsome brushwork, the designs were intended to serve as models to copy. Some of the black and white designs are heightened with color. First published by Yoshikawa Hanshichi in 1898, the prints in this group are from a later edition published by Unsodo.

Artist - Gyokusho Kawabata (1842 - 1914)

Image Size - 9 3/4" x 13"

Condition - This print with excellent color and detail as shown. Vertical centerfold. Some prints have a couple small marks or spots. Please see photos for details.

Mud Turtle by Gyokusho Kawabata (1842 - 1914)
Mud Turtle by Gyokusho Kawabata (1842 - 1914)

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