Heron in the Rain

Heron in the Rain

Gakusui, Ide, 1899-1982

Heron in the Rain
  • Series : test
  • Edition : Heisei Edition
  • Date : 1950
  • Medium : woodblock
  • Item# : WPIG05
  • Condition : Excellent; acquired directly from the publisher
  • Dimension : 14 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches
  • Illustrated : testing
  • Comments : Embossed feathers; posthumous edition, printed in the Heisei Period (beginning 1989), by the original publisher - Watanabe Color Print Co., from the original blocks.
  • Provenance : test
  • Plate in Series : test
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  • Price : $250


About The Artist

Gakusui, Ide, 1899-1982

Born in Yamanashi prefecture. Studied Japanese-style painting with Yamanouchi Tamon and Araki Kanpo. Lived in China 1929-1946. After 1949 he concentrated on moku-hanga. Watanabe Shozaburo published his bird and flower prints, especially pictures of large cranes.** Taken in whole, or in part, with permission from: Merritt, Helen and Nanako Yamada. Guide to Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: 1900-1975. University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu. 1992.

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