All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1176128 (stock #CQ-1)
Framed Woodblock print by Kyoto artist Clifton Karhu (1927 - 2007.) "Takasegawa Spring." An image of the Takase River, a canal that runs along Kiyamachi Street in Central Kyoto. This print uses not only Karhu's well-known strong black key lines, as well as the masterful use of woodgrain; it also uses detailed technique to illustrate rain in the foreground. Signed and dated, 1990, #46 of edition on 100...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1286784 (stock #FWG1321)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Takumi Itow (b. 1946), titled Kujira Funcho no Zu, numbered 9/10, and dated 1985. The image measures 17 3/8 by 10 1/4 inches, plus margins. Although Itow is known for his vivid imagery of Matsuri Festivals celebrated throughout Japan, he also produced a series of prints featuring whales in the mid-1980s. His works are self-carved and self-printed, in accordance with traditional sosaku hanga principles...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217748
Print by Mayumi Oda. A woman pedals a tricycle while holding a banner. The sky is orange with intensely orange clouds at sunset. Signed and stamped bottom right, 50/50.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1286794 (stock #FWG12135)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Matthew Messmer (b. 1985), titled Evening, numbered 2/12, and dated 2011. The image measures 13 3/4 x 20 inches, plus margins...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1294098 (stock #001043)
Modern 2.0
$2,500.00
Offered is a limited edition Julio Le Parc serigraph titled “S-14-4” published in France in 1971. The serigraph is printed on coated cardboard and framed under glass. With frame the piece measures 28 ½” x 28 ½”; the image is 24” x 24”. The print is signed and numbered (190/200) in pencil as shown in the photographs and blind stamped with the “Edition Denise René, Paris” chop. It is in very good vintage condition with an unnoticeable restored 2” tear in the upper margin...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217746
Mayumi Oda print 15/66, the title is painted in black on black, "Mother Help Us Outgrow Our Madness and Fear". A female form holds a baby and is preparing to feed it. Signed, titled and numbered at the bottom. Red Stamp.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409145 (stock #EC-2)
Framed Woodblock print by Kyoto artist Clifton Karhu. Image of "Ginkakuji" (The Temple of the Silver Pavillion"), a well-known Kyoto landmark. Contrary to many of Karhu's prints which use multiple colors in architectural scenes, this print uses only shades of indigo within the strong black key lines, as well as the masterful use of woodgrain in the foreground to capture the famous dry garden at this temple...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1217719
Wish Fulfilling Kannon print by Mayumi Oda. The kannon is done on a dark burgundy ground with red, white, and signed in silver pencil. The kannon sits atop a lotus blossom. The robes have small blossoms on them and the hands are in mudras holding a golden flame. It measures 8.75" wide 9"7/8" tall. 20th century.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1076417 (stock #896)
Dragon's Pearl
$450.00
MASAO Ido (b. 1945), a well established contemporary Japanese artist, known for his Kyoto scenes, landscapes, cats. Here Masao is depicting the small but beautiful “Karesansui” garden (dry or rock ) from Shoden-ji, a quiet and charming old temple in the northern part of Kyoto. The name of the temple is given on the lower left corner . Artist’s seal and signature with pencil. 77/150. Oban size: H. 26 x W. 38 cm (H. 45 x W. 57 cm with frame). Beautifully framed under glass...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1311893 (stock #1219)
Framed 1985 Artist Proof by Korean Print Artist Song Soo Nam aka Namcheon (1938-2013). A marvelous rendering of the traditional theme of the Korean mountain and river landscape. Frame: 30.5 x 23.5 inches, 77.5 x 60 cm; Artwork: 20.5 x 16 inches, 52 x 40.5 cm.
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1199328
Mayumi Oda. b. 1941 in Tokyo. "Chant of the Ocean Nautiles" and "Chant of the Ocean Conce" two complimenting artist proofs woodblock prints with gold and white ink printed in black paper. 17.5 x 25.5 inches and 29.25 x 42 inches with frame. No condition problems to note. According to her own biography Mayumi Oda is known to many as the ‘Matisse of Japan’, Mayumi Oda has done extensive work with female goddess imagery...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #409163 (stock #EC-5)
Karhu printed these invitations for his shows at the Tolman Collection, the Tokyo gallery which has long represented him and his work. These were done in large numbers, about 800, in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This particular print reads "warau kado ni fuku kitaru," Happiness Sits on Laughter, a very Zen-like saying...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1286781 (stock #FWG1296)
Original Japanese woodblock print by Takumi Itow (b. 1946), titled Yamato no Mai, numbered 8/80 and dated 2001. The image measures 15 3/4 by 21 5/8 inches, plus margins. Itow is known for his vivid imagery of Matsuri Festivals celebrated throughout Japan, and his works are self-carved and self-printed, in accordance with traditional sosaku hanga principles.

This print is in excellent conditions, acquired directly from the artist.

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All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #1335734 (stock #AOT5189)
The Kura
$650.00
An Artist Proof by American artist and print-maker Olivia Munroe titled composing in dark ink on paper. It is hand, signed, titled and numbered 16/18 in pencil. The paper is 56 x 76 cm (22 x 30 inches). The image is 39.5 x 50 cm (22 x 30 inches). Fine condition.
Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Her award-winning etchings are included in numerous public, private and corporate collections, among them the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Contemporary item #1335654 (stock #AOT5187)
The Kura
$595.00
An Artist Proof by American artist and print-maker Olivia Munroe titled composing in dark ink on paper. It is hand signed, titled and bears the AP in pencil. The paper is 56 x 67 cm (22 x 26-1/2 inches). The image is 39.5 x 50 cm (22 x 30 inches). Fine condition.
Olivia Munroe has a BFA in Printmaking from the Rhode Island School of Design. Part of her childhood and also artistic career she lived in Japan, a time when these prints were made. Her award-winning etchings are included ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 2000 item #409157 (stock #EC-3)
Karhu printed these invitations for his shows at the Tolman Collection, the Tokyo gallery which has long represented him and his work. These were done in large numbers, about 800, in the late 1970's and early 1980's. This particular print reads "banji wa tanoshimu beshi," Whatever You Do, Enjoy It, a very Zen-like saying. Karhu himself is depicted with Brush in hand, writing the character, "koi" (love.) This image is finely framed and is in good condition. Inside Mat Image Size: H.7 x W.24", F...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #409141 (stock #EC-1)
Framed woodblock print by Kyoto artist, Clifton Karhu. "Afternoon in Gion" shows an image down a street in this well-known distrct of Kyoto. Signed and dated, 1978, #17 of edition of 100. Image size: H.16 x W.16", Frame size: H.22 x W.21.5". Print and frame are both in good condition. Clifton Karhu was born in Duluth, Minnesota in 1927. His early experience in Japan was as an American soldier, stationed at Sasebo from 1946 to 1948; then later as a missionary for the Lutheran Church from 1952 ...
All Items : Artists : Prints : Pre 1990 item #1199114
Tetsuya Noda, born 1940 in Kyushu. The art is a framed silkscreen mixed media work, part of the "Diary" series dated August 26th, 1985. The image and title is of his home town in Kayuwara. The edition is 11 of 15. The image size is 36 x 23 inches and 47.5 x 35.625 inches with frame. Excellent condition. Noda is part of the Sōsaku-hanga art movement and is considered a major 20th century Japanese artist.